The effects of foot and facial massage on sleep induction, blood pressure, pulse and respiratory rate: crossover pilot study.

@article{Ejindu2007TheEO,
  title={The effects of foot and facial massage on sleep induction, blood pressure, pulse and respiratory rate: crossover pilot study.},
  author={Anna Ejindu},
  journal={Complementary therapies in clinical practice},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={266-75}
}
  • Anna Ejindu
  • Published 2007 in Complementary therapies in clinical practice
The study aimed to compare the effects of facial massage with that of foot massage on sleep induction and vital signs of healthy adults and to test a methodology that could be used by a lone researcher in such a study. A randomised within-group crossover pilot study of six healthy female volunteers was conducted. The interventions were a 20min foot and a… CONTINUE READING