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ISRN Nursing
Volume 2011, Article ID 929868, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/929868
Review Article

The Use of Massage Therapy for Reducing Pain, Anxiety, and Depression in Oncological Palliative Care Patients: A Narrative Review of the Literature

1Division of Cardiology, Hospital of Bolzano, District Health Bolzano-Südtirol, L. Bühlerstr. 5, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
2Nursing Department, University of Applied Sciences-Verona, Claudiana-Spitalstr. 11, 39031 Brunico, Italy
3Department of Psychiatry, University of Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
4Department of Nursing Sciences and Gerontology, UMIT University, Eduard Wallnöfer-Zentrum1, 6060 Hall in Tirol, Austria

Received 16 May 2011; Accepted 21 June 2011

Academic Editors: L.-Y. Chien and M. Miyashita

Copyright © 2011 Maria Falkensteiner et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

How to Cite this Article

Maria Falkensteiner, Franco Mantovan, Irene Müller, and Christa Them, “The Use of Massage Therapy for Reducing Pain, Anxiety, and Depression in Oncological Palliative Care Patients: A Narrative Review of the Literature,” ISRN Nursing, vol. 2011, Article ID 929868, 8 pages, 2011. https://doi.org/10.5402/2011/929868.