The effect of chair massage on stress perception of hospital bedside nurses

@inproceedings{Brennan2006TheEO,
  title={The effect of chair massage on stress perception of hospital bedside nurses},
  author={Mary Kay Brennan and Rita Debate},
  year={2006}
}
  • Mary Kay Brennan, Rita Debate
  • Published 2006
  • Medicine
  • Summary Objective To evaluate the effectiveness of a 10min chair massage on the stress perception of hospital nurses in comparison to a routine "coffee break" during a working shift. Methods Eighty-two bedside nurses, ( M = 4 ; F = 7 8 ), mean age of 34.77±9.32, within a small, suburban hospital, participated in this study to determine the effect a 10-min on-site chair massage ( n = 4 1 ) had on their stress perception in comparison to a 10-min "coffee break" ( n = 4 1 ). The feasibility of… CONTINUE READING

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