Massage therapy reduces anxiety and enhances EEG pattern of alertness and math computations

Tiffany M Field, Gail Ironson, Frank Scafidi, Tom Nawrocki, Alex Goncalves, Iris Burman, Jeff Pickens, Nathan Fox, Saul Schanberg, Cynthia Kuhn

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126 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)197-205
Number of pages9
JournalInternational Journal of Neuroscience
Volume86
Issue number3-4
StatePublished - Sep 1 1996

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Electroencephalography
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Keywords

  • alertness
  • Massage

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  • Neuroscience(all)

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Massage therapy reduces anxiety and enhances EEG pattern of alertness and math computations. / Field, Tiffany M; Ironson, Gail; Scafidi, Frank; Nawrocki, Tom; Goncalves, Alex; Burman, Iris; Pickens, Jeff; Fox, Nathan; Schanberg, Saul; Kuhn, Cynthia.

In: International Journal of Neuroscience, Vol. 86, No. 3-4, 01.09.1996, p. 197-205.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Field, TM, Ironson, G, Scafidi, F, Nawrocki, T, Goncalves, A, Burman, I, Pickens, J, Fox, N, Schanberg, S & Kuhn, C 1996, 'Massage therapy reduces anxiety and enhances EEG pattern of alertness and math computations', International Journal of Neuroscience, vol. 86, no. 3-4, pp. 197-205.
Field, Tiffany M ; Ironson, Gail ; Scafidi, Frank ; Nawrocki, Tom ; Goncalves, Alex ; Burman, Iris ; Pickens, Jeff ; Fox, Nathan ; Schanberg, Saul ; Kuhn, Cynthia. / Massage therapy reduces anxiety and enhances EEG pattern of alertness and math computations. In: International Journal of Neuroscience. 1996 ; Vol. 86, No. 3-4. pp. 197-205.
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