Enhancing Palliative Care With Mindful Touch: Impact of a Manual and Movement Therapy Training Program in an International Multidisciplinary Integrative Oncology Setting


Ben-Arye E., Portalupi E., Keshet Y., Bonucci M., Can G. , Kading Y., ...More

JOURNAL OF PAIN AND SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT, vol.61, pp.229-236, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 61 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2020.08.004
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF PAIN AND SYMPTOM MANAGEMENT
  • Page Numbers: pp.229-236

Abstract

Context. Manual and movement therapies (MMTs) play a central role in the integrative oncology setting, significantly improving patients' quality of life (QOL). Despite research supporting the effectiveness and safety of these modalities, most oncology health care providers (HCPs) lack any MMT training.