Therapeutic Touch and Changes in the Body

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Therapeutic Touch: The Imprimatur of Nursing

Dolores Krieger, Ph.D., R.N.
American Journal of Nursing, 1975, 75(5):784-787

“The hypothesis that patients receiving TT would experience significant changes in hemoglobin was supported.”

This was an important early study by one of the co-founders of Therapeutic Touch, showing that there was an increase in the hemoglobin count after TT treatments.Later research by others has supported these findings.