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… (More)
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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… (More)
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2008
2008
Limited effective strategies exist to alleviate or treat disruptive behaviors in people with Alzheimer's disease. Fifty-one… (More)
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2004
2004
Touching is often a forgotten part of medicine. The manual medicine or therapeutic touch (TT) is much more powerful than many… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVES (1) to determine the clinical effectiveness of Healing Touch (HT) on variables assumed to be related to health… (More)
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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… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND The purpose of this study was to determine if therapeutic touch, an alternative medicine modality, is effective in the… (More)
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1998
1998
The purpose of this Rogerian study was to determine whether therapeutic touch improved functional ability in elders with… (More)
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1981
1981
Effect of therapeutic touch on the anxiety of 90 volunteer male and female subjects between the ages of 21 and 65, hospitalized… (More)
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