Review of studies of healing touch.

@article{Wardell2004ReviewOS,
  title={Review of studies of healing touch.},
  author={Diane Wind Wardell and Kathryn F Weymouth},
  journal={Journal of nursing scholarship : an official publication of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing},
  year={2004},
  volume={36 2},
  pages={
          147-54
        }
}
PURPOSE To review studies of healing touch and its implications for practice and research. DESIGN A review of the literature from published works, abstracts from conference proceedings, theses, and dissertations was conducted to synthesize information on healing touch. Works available until June 2003 were referenced. METHODS The studies were categorized by target of interventions and outcomes were evaluated. FINDINGS AND CONCLUSIONS Over 30 studies have been conducted with healing touch… CONTINUE READING
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