The use of touch in nursing practice.

  • Milly Ching
  • Published 1993 in
    The Australian journal of advanced nursing : a…

Abstract

This paper examines the types of touch used in nursing practice and the effects of touch on the body and mind. The effects of two types of touch, therapeutic touch and massage, are evaluated by reviewing research studies conducted by nurses. 

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@article{Ching1993TheUO, title={The use of touch in nursing practice.}, author={Milly Ching}, journal={The Australian journal of advanced nursing : a quarterly publication of the Royal Australian Nursing Federation}, year={1993}, volume={10 4}, pages={4-9} }