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Effects of a Full-Body Massage on Pain in Patients with Metastatic Bone Pain

Bone involvement, a hallmark of advanced cancer, results in intolerable pain, substantial morbidity, and impaired quality of life in 34%–45% of cancer patients. Despite the publication of 15 studies on massage therapy (MT) in cancer patients, little is known about the longitudinal effects of MT and safety in cancer patients with bone metastasis. The purpose […]

Tuesday September 5th, 2023 in database, ligament, Paediatric | No Comments »

Yoga for Cancer Survivor

With the Philadelphia skyline as a backdrop, Jennifer Schelter (center) leads some 600 breast cancer survivors and their families through yoga exercises on the steps of the Philadelphia Art Museum in downtown Philadelphia May 20, 2007. They participate in the the mass yoga class annually to raise funds and awareness of breast cancer issues.

Tuesday September 5th, 2023 in database, News, Rotator Cuff | No Comments »

Effects of Myofascial Release After High-Intensity Exercise

Objective The usefulness of massage as a recovery method after high-intensity exercise has yet to be established. We aimed to investigate the effects of whole-body massage on heart rate variability (HRV) and blood pressure (BP) after repeated high-intensity cycling exercise under controlled and standardized pretest conditions. Methods The study included 62 healthy active individuals. After […]

Tuesday September 5th, 2023 in database, Knee, Orthopedic | No Comments »