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Research Article

Effect of Foot Reflexology on Pain, Fatigue, and Quality of Sleep after Kidney Transplantation Surgery: A Parallel Randomized Controlled Trial

Table 3

Comparison of mean score of quality of sleep in intervention and control groups.

Quality of sleepInterventionControlStatistical testP valueMean difference value

The first day of surgery33.3811.2239.5912.810.84<0.001−6.210.07
Before intervention (the second day after surgery)41.9813.9242.1511.78−0.170.96
Immediately after intervention (the fourth day after surgery)60.6010.7552.2311.768.380.01
One week after intervention (the eleventh day after surgery)69.438.7456.278.0313.17<0.001
Greenhouse–Geisser test76.1219.22

Repeated measures analysis of variance. ∗∗Adjusted for multiple comparisons.

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