Effects of cognitive and pharmacologic strategies on analogued labor pain.

@article{Geden1986EffectsOC,
  title={Effects of cognitive and pharmacologic strategies on analogued labor pain.},
  author={Elizabeth Geden and Niels C. Beck and James S. Anderson and M E Kennish and M Mueller-Heinze},
  journal={Nursing research},
  year={1986},
  volume={35 5},
  pages={301-6}
}
Using an analogued labor pain procedure, the efficacy of combinations of five cognitive and one pharmacologic approach to pain management was examined. Nulliparous undergraduates (N = 120) were randomly assigned to 1 of 12 groups. Cognitive groups included: systematic desensitization (SYS DENS); sensory description (SEN DESC); sensory transformation (ST… CONTINUE READING