The effects of posture and relaxation training on sleep, dyspnea, pain and, quality of life in the short-term after cardiac surgery: a pilot study


Akinci B., Yeldan I., Bayramoglu Z., Akpinar T. B.

TURK GOGUS KALP DAMAR CERRAHISI DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF THORACIC AND CARDIOVASCULAR SURGERY, vol.24, no.2, pp.258-265, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

Abstract

Background: This study aims to evaluate the effects of a two-week posture and relaxation training program on sleep quality, daytime sleepiness, dyspnea, pain, and quality of life in patients undergoing cardiac surgery.