Navigation Links
Self Hypnotic Relaxation Makes Breast Biopsy Easier and Less Painful

The first thing that a health professional has to cope with while performing a breast biopsy is the stress of a woman and this can be well controlled by an old technique called// hypnosis, which not only controlled the anxiety and pain faced by the patient but is also cost effective and avoids side effects.

Research

At Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a study was done on out-patients undergoing large-core needle biopsy (LCNB), the group was randomly divided into three and the first group received standard care, second received empathetic attention and the third group underwent hypnosis.

The Unique Methodology of Hypnosis

The procedure of hypnosis followed was very simple, the women were made to lie down, roll their eyes upward and close their eyes, after which they are advised to breathe deeply and then focus on a sensation of floating and imagine a pleasant setting.

Results of the study

The results of the study show that all the women who underwent the procedure had pain. But the women who had empathetic care and self-hypnotic relaxation had lesser pain; however hypnosis group involved in the shortest duration for the procedure and lowest cost. The doctors also felt they could do their job better because their patient is not anxious.

According to an associate professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School and researcher, Dr. Elvira V. Lang:
'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Relaxation In Donor’s Age for Blood Donation in Scotlan
2. What Makes Teens take Drugs
3. Music Makes you Smarter
4. New Healthy Weight Program Makes Healthy Eating More Interesting
5. All Work And No Play Makes Jack A Dull Boy
6. Dieting Makes People Miserable
7. Passive Smoking Makes Kids Prone To Respiratory Illness
8. ‘Never Say Die’ Spirit of Visually Challenged - Makes Him a Role Modl
9. Slash In Medi-Cal Coverage Makes Medical Care For The Poor Questionable
10. Grapefruit Aroma Makes Women Appear Younger
11. Drug Name Confusion Makes Imports Dangerous: FDA
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:10/13/2017)... NJ (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Global ... at scenic Alexandria Park in Milford, NJ. This free event, sponsored by Global ... physical activity. The fun run is geared towards children of all ages; it ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... ... Journey: From the Mountains to the Mission Field”: the story of a missionary couple ... From the Mountains to the Mission Field” is the creation of published author, Carole ... and currently teaches a class of ladies at her church, which she has taught ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Planet Fitness, one of the ... today its plans to open a flagship location in Covington, LA at 401 N. ... To Go store next to Office Depot in the Holiday Square shopping center. Its ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Asante, a nationally recognized health system in ... existing home health joint venture through an agreement, effective October 1, 2017, to ... home health company with Asante, delivering clinically integrated care, for the past eight ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... ... October 12, 2017 , ... Leading pediatric oncology experts at ... D.C., for the 49th Congress of the International Society of Paediatric Oncology ... the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s National, and Stephen ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/25/2017)... R.I. , Sept. 25, 2017  EpiVax, ... assessment, vaccine design, and immune-engineering today announced the ... on the development of personalized therapeutic cancer vaccines. ... has provided exclusive access to enabling technologies to ... Eng., MBA will lead EpiVax Oncology as Chief ...
(Date:9/19/2017)... Mich. , Sept. 19, 2017 HistoSonics, Inc., a venture-backed medical device company ... destruction of targeted tissues, announced three leadership team developments today:   ... PhD ... ... Veteran medical device executive Josh ...
(Date:9/13/2017)... , Sept. 13, 2017   OrthoAtlanta has ... the Atlanta Football Host Committee (AFHC) for the 2018 College ... Jan. 8, 2018, at Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta, ... of the AFHC "I,m In" campaign, participating in many activities ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: