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1. Relaxation techniques for pain management in labour. (PubMed)

Relaxation techniques for pain management in labour. Many women would like to avoid pharmacological or invasive methods of pain management in labour and this may contribute to the popularity of complementary methods of pain management. This review examined currently available evidence on the use of relaxation therapies for pain management in labour. This is an update of a review first published in 2011.To examine the effects of mind-body relaxation techniques for pain management in labour (...) ), and reference lists of retrieved studies.Randomised controlled trials (including quasi randomised and cluster trials) comparing relaxation methods with standard care, no treatment, other non-pharmacological forms of pain management in labour or placebo.Two review authors independently assessed trials for inclusion and risk of bias, extracted data and checked them for accuracy. We attempted to contact study authors for additional information. We assessed evidence quality with GRADE methodology.This review

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2018 Cochrane

2. Investigation of Different Relaxation Techniques in Eliciting a Relaxation Response

Investigation of Different Relaxation Techniques in Eliciting a Relaxation Response Investigation of Different Relaxation Techniques in Eliciting a Relaxation Response - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov Hide glossary Glossary Study record managers: refer to the if submitting registration or results information. Search for terms x × Study Record Detail Saved Studies Save this study Warning You have reached the maximum number of saved studies (100). Please remove one or more studies before (...) adding more. Investigation of Different Relaxation Techniques in Eliciting a Relaxation Response The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our for details. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03592147 Recruitment Status : Completed First Posted : July 19, 2018 Last Update Posted : July 19, 2018 Sponsor: University College, London Information

2018 Clinical Trials

3. Mood, food and stress: a systematic review of the effectiveness of relaxation techniques including hypnotherapy and meditation, in the treatment of obesity

Mood, food and stress: a systematic review of the effectiveness of relaxation techniques including hypnotherapy and meditation, in the treatment of obesity Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2019 PROSPERO

4. Effectiveness of a relaxation intervention (progressive muscle relaxation and guided imagery techniques) to reduce anxiety and improve mood of parents of hospitalized children with malignancies: A randomized controlled trial in Republic of Cyprus and Gree (PubMed)

Effectiveness of a relaxation intervention (progressive muscle relaxation and guided imagery techniques) to reduce anxiety and improve mood of parents of hospitalized children with malignancies: A randomized controlled trial in Republic of Cyprus and Gree To explore the effect of Progressive Muscle Relaxation (PMR) and Guided Imagery (GI),in reducing anxiety levels among parents of children diagnosed with any type of malignancy receiving active treatment at a Paediatric Oncology Unit

2017 European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society Controlled trial quality: uncertain

5. Effectiveness of music therapy with relaxation technique on stress management as measured by perceived stress scale. (PubMed)

Effectiveness of music therapy with relaxation technique on stress management as measured by perceived stress scale. Living in Nigerian environment is enough stress. In our time, many students could not cope with the stress of school environment like ours and others are still suffering from different health problems attributed to stress. Based on this, we investigated the effect of music therapy with relaxation technique on stress management among university students in southeastern (...) management between participants in the treatment and waitlist control conditions. Results revealed significant improvement in stress management for participants in the music therapy with relaxation group, whereas the waitlist control group showed no significant change in their score over the same period. Furthermore, the positive effect of music therapy with relaxation was maintained at follow-up.The findings of this study suggest that the efficacy of music therapy with relaxation technique for improving

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2019 Medicine

6. Effect of the combination of Benson's relaxation technique and brief psychoeducational intervention on multidimensional pain and negative psychological symptoms of pregnant women: A randomized controlled trial. (PubMed)

Effect of the combination of Benson's relaxation technique and brief psychoeducational intervention on multidimensional pain and negative psychological symptoms of pregnant women: A randomized controlled trial. Pregnancy is associated with negative psychological symptoms (NPS) and multidimensional pain. Therefore, the present study was conducted to determine the effect of the combination of Benson's relaxation technique (BRT) and brief psychoeducational intervention (BPI) on multidimensional

2019 Journal of education and health promotion Controlled trial quality: uncertain

7. Postintubation Sequels: Influence of Fluticasone and Technique of Intra-Operative Muscle Relaxation. (PubMed)

Postintubation Sequels: Influence of Fluticasone and Technique of Intra-Operative Muscle Relaxation. Postintubation sequels (PIS) are a cause of serious concern in the postoperative period.The aim of this study is to find the influence of preoperative inhaled steroid and technique of muscle relaxation on PIS.This prospective, exploratory pilot study was conducted on 120 adult American Society of Anesthesiologist physical status Class I and II patients undergoing general anesthesia (GA (...) ) with muscle relaxation and cuffed endotracheal tube (ETT) insertion.Patients were randomized into four groups as follows: intermittent muscle relaxation with preanesthetic inhalation of either distilled water puffs (Group ID) or fluticasone puffs (Group IF); continuous infusion of muscle relaxant with preanesthetic inhalation of either distilled water puffs (Group CD) or fluticasone puffs (Group CF). After induction of GA, ETT was inserted. The intra-cuff pressure was maintained constant. The trachea

2019 Anesthesia, essays and researches Controlled trial quality: uncertain

8. Comparison of the effects of inhalation aromatherapy using Damask Rose aroma and the Benson relaxation technique in burn patients: A randomized clinical trial. (PubMed)

Comparison of the effects of inhalation aromatherapy using Damask Rose aroma and the Benson relaxation technique in burn patients: A randomized clinical trial. Burn injuries are often accompanied by painful and distressing consequences, which can lead to long-term psychological issues. The most common form of anxiety in burn patients is pain anxiety. It is described as the feeling of fear and pain prediction caused by painful procedures.To compare the effects of inhalation aromatherapy using (...) damask rose aroma and the Benson relaxation technique on pain anxiety in burn patients.This randomized clinical trial was conducted on 132 patients hospitalized in Motahari Burn Hospital from October 2017 to March 2018. The subjects were selected using a sequential sampling method. Next, they were randomly allocated by the Permuted block randomization method into four groups of rose aroma (5 drops of 40% rose aroma), the Benson relaxation technique, combined rose aroma-Benson relaxation and control

2019 Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries Controlled trial quality: uncertain

9. The Effect of Relaxation Technique on Fatigue Levels after Stem Cell Transplant. (PubMed)

The Effect of Relaxation Technique on Fatigue Levels after Stem Cell Transplant. Many patients undergoing hematopoietic stem cell transplant (HSCT) experience fatigue due to their disease process and its long period of treatment. Using nonpharmacological methods to help reduce their fatigue is a reasonable endeavor. The present study was conducted to investigate the effect of Benson's relaxation technique on fatigue levels in patients after HSCT.Thirty-seven patients were randomly selected (...) statistical tests.The results of the independent t-test showed no significant preintervention differences in fatigue levels between the two groups. On days 8 (t = 11.21, p < 0.001) and 14 after the transplant (t = 15.62, p < 0.001), a significant difference was observed in the mean level of fatigue between the two groups.These findings indicate that Benson's relaxation technique would improve fatigue in HSCT patients.

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2019 Iranian journal of nursing and midwifery research Controlled trial quality: uncertain

10. Meditation techniques <i>v</i>. relaxation therapies when treating anxiety: a meta-analytic review. (PubMed)

Meditation techniques v. relaxation therapies when treating anxiety: a meta-analytic review. To what extent meditation techniques (which incorporate practices to regulate attention, construct individual values, or deconstruct self-related assumptions), are more or less effective than relaxation therapy in the treatment of anxiety, is not clear. The aim of this study was to examine the effectiveness of meditation compared to relaxation in reducing anxiety. A systematic review from PubMed (...) spectrum of meditation practices to treat different anxiety disorders, including independent studies to avoid researcher allegiance, is needed if we are to have a precise idea of the potential of these techniques compared to relaxation therapy.

2019 Psychological Medicine

11. The Attention Training Technique improves Children's ability to delay gratification: A controlled comparison with progressive relaxation. (PubMed)

The Attention Training Technique improves Children's ability to delay gratification: A controlled comparison with progressive relaxation. The ability to delay gratification at a young age is a predictor of psychological, cognitive, health, and academic later-life outcomes. This study aimed to extend earlier research and explore whether a metacognitive intervention, Wells' (1990) Attention Training Technique (ATT), could improve young children's ability to delay gratification compared (...) to an active-control (Progressive Muscle Relaxation: PMR), and no-intervention group. One hundred and one children aged 5-6 years old were recruited from schools. Classes of children were randomly allocated to receive the ATT, PMR or no-intervention and tested at pre- and post-intervention on measures of delay of gratification (the Marshmallow Test) and verbal inhibition (Day/Night Task). Results showed that, even when covariates were controlled for, following ATT, children delayed gratification

2018 Behaviour research and therapy Controlled trial quality: uncertain

12. Using relaxation techniques to improve sleep during naps (PubMed)

Using relaxation techniques to improve sleep during naps Insufficient sleep is a common occurrence in occupational settings (e.g. doctors, drivers, soldiers). The resulting sleep debt can lead to daytime sleepiness, fatigue, mood disorder, and cognitive deficits as well as altered vascular, immune and inflammatory responses. Short daytime naps have been shown to be effective at counteracting negative outcomes related to sleep debt with positive effects on daytime sleepiness and performance (...) after a normal or restricted night of sleep in laboratory settings. However, the environmental settings in the workplace and the emotional state of workers are generally not conducive to beneficial effects. Here, we tested whether relaxation techniques (RT) involving hypnosis might increase total sleep time (TST) and/or deepen sleep. In this study, eleven volunteers (aged 37-52) took six early-afternoon naps (30 min) in their occupational workplace, under two different conditions: control 'Naps

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2018 Industrial health

13. Effect of Post Isometric Relaxation Technique & Eccentric Muscle Contraction on Hamstring Spasticity in CP

Effect of Post Isometric Relaxation Technique & Eccentric Muscle Contraction on Hamstring Spasticity in CP Effect of Post Isometric Relaxation Technique & Eccentric Muscle Contraction on Hamstring Spasticity in CP - Full Text View - ClinicalTrials.gov Hide glossary Glossary Study record managers: refer to the if submitting registration or results information. Search for terms x × Study Record Detail Saved Studies Save this study Warning You have reached the maximum number of saved studies (100 (...) ). Please remove one or more studies before adding more. Effect of Post Isometric Relaxation Technique & Eccentric Muscle Contraction on Hamstring Spasticity in CP The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. of clinical studies and talk to your health care provider before participating. Read our for details. ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03708757

2018 Clinical Trials

14. Progressive muscle relaxation technique on anxiety and depression among persons affected by leprosy (PubMed)

Progressive muscle relaxation technique on anxiety and depression among persons affected by leprosy Anxiety and depression have been found to be increasing among people with leprosy and it may lead to decreased social participation. The progressive muscle relaxation technique (PMRT) is widely used today in choice of treatment for reducing the anxiety and depression. This study aimed to assess the effectiveness of PMRT in reducing anxiety and depression among the hospitalized leprosy affected

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2018 Journal of exercise rehabilitation

15. Use of movement therapies and relaxation techniques and management of health conditions among children. (PubMed)

Use of movement therapies and relaxation techniques and management of health conditions among children. Use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) by children under 18 y of age in the United States is becoming more prevalent. According to an analysis of procedures in chiropractic practices in 2010, more than 96% of chiropractors in the United States recommended use of movement therapies (MT) and relaxation techniques (RT) to their patients. The extent of use of these methods

2017 Alternative Therapies in Health & Medicine

16. Intraoperative relaxed muscle positioning technique results in a tertiary Center for Thyroid Orbitopathy Related Strabismus. (PubMed)

Intraoperative relaxed muscle positioning technique results in a tertiary Center for Thyroid Orbitopathy Related Strabismus. Previous techniques resulted with low rates of successful fusion after the surgeries and high necessity of additional surgeries in the treatment of thyroid orbitopathy related strabismus. In this study, reviewing the results of our patients who had surgical correction with relaxed muscle positioning technique due to thyroid orbitopathy related strabismus to evaluate (...) the effectiveness of the surgery was aimed.The medical records of 8 patients who had surgical correction with intraoperative relaxed muscle positioning (IRMP) technique were studied retrospectively. The extent of strabismus was determined with prism cover test both at near and distance. The extent of recession was determined by marking the natural place of the released tendon during the primary position. The muscle then sutured to the globe at this precise point.Seven eyes (87.5%) of 8 patients had orthophoria

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2018 BMC Ophthalmology

17. Does Jacobson's relaxation technique reduce consumption of psychotropic and analgesic drugs in cancer patients? A multicenter pre-post intervention study. (PubMed)

Does Jacobson's relaxation technique reduce consumption of psychotropic and analgesic drugs in cancer patients? A multicenter pre-post intervention study. Cancer patients often suffer from emotional distress as a result of the oncological process. The purpose of our study was to determine whether practice of Jacobson's relaxation technique reduced consumption of psychotropic and analgesic drugs in a sample of cancer patients.This was a multicenter pre-post intervention design. Participants were (...) characteristics were measured.A reduction in the consumption of psychotropic and analgesic drugs was observed throughout the follow-up period. Improvement was observed throughout the 4-week follow-up for all the parameters assessed: anxiety, relaxation, concentration, and mastery of the relaxation technique.The practice of abbreviated Jacobson's relaxation technique can help to decrease the consumption of psychotropic and analgesic drugs. Patients experienced positive changes in all the evaluated parameters

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2018 BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine

18. Comparing the effects of relaxation technique and inhalation aromatherapy on fatigue in patients undergoing hemodialysis. (PubMed)

Comparing the effects of relaxation technique and inhalation aromatherapy on fatigue in patients undergoing hemodialysis. This study aimed to compare the effects of relaxation techniques on fatigue in hemodialysis patients. This clinical trial study was conducted on 105 hemodialysis patients. The subjects were categorized into three groups as: relaxation, aromatherapy and control. In the relaxation group, Benson muscle relaxation techniques were employed; in the aromatherapy group (...) , the inhalation of two drops of 5% lavender essential oil used and the control group only received regular healthcare actions. Data collected by using brief fatigue inventory, before and after the intervention. Results of the current study indicated significant differences in the mean of changes in fatigue scores before and after the intervention between the relaxation and aromatherapy groups, but the difference was insignificant in the control group. Aromatherapy with lavender essential oil can decrease

2018 Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice Controlled trial quality: uncertain

19. The impact of muscle relaxation techniques on the quality of life of cancer patients, as measured by the FACT-G questionnaire. (PubMed)

The impact of muscle relaxation techniques on the quality of life of cancer patients, as measured by the FACT-G questionnaire. Patients with cancer frequently suffer from emotional distress, characterized by psychological symptoms such as anxiety or depression. The presence of psychological symptoms combined with the complex nature of oncology processes can negatively impact patients' quality of life. We aimed to determine the impact of a relaxation protocol on improving quality of life (...) as measured by the FACT-G. Our findings support a previous assumption that complementary techniques (including relaxation techniques) are effective in improving the quality of life of patients with cancer.

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2017 PLoS ONE

20. Biodynamic Excisional Skin Tension Lines for Excisional Surgery of the Lower Limb and the Technique of Using Parallel Relaxing Incisions to Further Reduce Wound Tension (PubMed)

Biodynamic Excisional Skin Tension Lines for Excisional Surgery of the Lower Limb and the Technique of Using Parallel Relaxing Incisions to Further Reduce Wound Tension Closing of defects of the lower limb after skin cancer excision poses a challenge in lower limb skin. Although the concept of relaxed skin tension lines has been established as ideal on the face, on the lower limb there remains confusion between Langer's lines and wrinkle lines, and this study was done with the task (...) further reduction in tension, if needed.BEST lines of the lower limb are discussed, and a new technique of using parallel relaxing incisions to achieve closure of larger defects is also presented as an alternative to cutaneous flaps or grafts in the lower limb.

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2017 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open

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