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Therapeutic tactile stimulation

Known as: touch healing, Healing Touch, Touch, Therapeutic 
A form of complementary and alternative medicine based on the belief that vital energy flows through the human body. This energy is said to be… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Patients receiving chemoradiation for cervical cancer are at risk for distress, chemoradiation-related side-effects, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
  • Mary S. Koithan
  • The journal for nurse practitioners : JNP
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 8287543
or make available. NIH/NCCAM defines CAM as “a group of diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
In the current climate of evidence-based practice, physiotherapy is urged to prove its worth via rigorous scientific research… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Complementary therapies are increasingly used to reduce side effects of cancer treatment, without evidence for their… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Therapeutic Touch (TT) is a widely used nursing practice rooted in mysticism but alleged to have a scientific basis… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The purpose of this single-blinded randomized clinical trial was to determine whether therapeutic touch (TT) versus sham TT could… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Comprend bibliographie et plusieurs appendices: A- Participants l'etude; B- Membres de l'American Dance Therapy Association; C… Expand
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Therapeutic touch (TT) is a modern derivative of the laying on of hands that involves touching with the intent to help or heal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
  • P. Heidt
  • Nursing research
  • 1981
  • Corpus ID: 11757048
Effect of therapeutic touch on the anxiety of 90 volunteer male and female subjects between the ages of 21 and 65, hospitalized… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
A field experiment focused on some implication of interpersonal touch not explored in earlier research. Conceptually, the… Expand
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