The effect of ice pressure applied on large intestinal 4 on the labor pain and labor process


Yıldırım E. , ALAN S. , Gokyildiz S.

COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.32, pp.25-31, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2018.02.015
  • Title of Journal : COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Page Numbers: pp.25-31

Abstract

Purpose: This study was designed as an experimental controlled study, aiming to identify the effect of ice massage with short duration (40 min) and long duration (80 min) applied on Large Intestinal 4 (LI4) acupressure point on labor process and perception of labor pain.