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Intervention Protocol

Touch therapies for pain relief in children and adults

  1. PS So,
  2. Y Jiang

Editorial Group: Cochrane Pain, Palliative and Supportive Care Group

Published Online: 18 APR 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006535


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So PS, Jiang Y. Touch therapies for pain relief in children and adults (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD006535. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006535.

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*Ms Pui Shan So, MPH Candidate, School of Public Health, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Ward 3D, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, Hong Kong, Hong Kong, KHSAR, CHINA. Sophiaso@gmail.com.

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  1. Publication Status: Unchanged
  2. Published Online: 18 APR 2007

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Abstract

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This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:

  • To evaluate the effectiveness of Touch Therapies (including Healing Touch, Therapeutic Touch, and Reiki) on relieving both acute and chronic pain.
  • To determine any adverse effects of Touch Therapies