The Effect of Back Massage on Blood Pressure in the Patients with Primary Hypertension in 2012-2013: A Randomized Clinical Trial

@inproceedings{Mohebbi2014TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Back Massage on Blood Pressure in the Patients with Primary Hypertension in 2012-2013: A Randomized Clinical Trial},
  author={Zinat Mohebbi and Mehdi Moghadasi and Kaynoosh Homayouni and Mohammad Hassan Nikou},
  booktitle={International journal of community based nursing and midwifery},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Tension and stress are among the factors that lead to hypertension. In most individuals, behavioral strategies, such as relaxation and massage, are effective in controlling the individuals' response to stress, thus reducing hypertension. METHODS This non-blind clinical trial was conducted on 90 patients with primary hypertension. The patients… CONTINUE READING