• Medicine
  • Published in The Nursing journal of India 2014

Effect of autogenic relaxation on depression among menopausal women in rural areas of Thiruvallur District (Tamil Nadu).

@article{Sujithra2014EffectOA,
  title={Effect of autogenic relaxation on depression among menopausal women in rural areas of Thiruvallur District (Tamil Nadu).},
  author={S. Sujithra},
  journal={The Nursing journal of India},
  year={2014},
  volume={105 2},
  pages={
          65-8
        }
}
An experimental study was conducted among 60 menopausal women, 30 each in experimental and control group who met inclusion criteria. The menopausal women were identified in both the groups and level of depression was assessed using Cornell Dysthmia rating scale. Simple random sampling technique by lottery method was used for selecting the sample. Autogenic relaxation was practiced by the menopausal women for four weeks. The findings revealed that in experimental group, after intervention of… CONTINUE READING

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