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[STUDY] Impact of Massage Therapy on the Quality of Life of Hospice Patients and Their Caregivers: A Pilot Study


February 28, 2022
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“Evidence for massage therapy (MT) in hospice patients remains limited. We conducted a prospective pilot study on MTs impact on quality of life of hospice patients and caregivers. Patient-caregiver dyads were enrolled if patients scored ≥5 on pain, depression, anxiety, or well-being using the revised Edmonton Symptom Assessment System Revised (ESAS-r).” | READ MORE

J Palliat Care. 2022 Jan;37(1):41-47.  doi: 10.1177/0825859720975991.  Epub 2020 Nov 19.

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