Large Clinical Study Shows Value of Therapeutic Touch Program

Gayle Newshan, Ph.D., N.P., Donna Schuller-Civitella, M.P.H., R.N. Holistic Nursing Practice Jul/Aug 2003 17(4), 189-192

This report represents the largest published sample size of TT outcomes to date. “Data from…..this clinical study suggests that TT, when provided in a clinical setting, promotes comfort, calmness, and well-being among hospitalized patients. In addition, patients are highly satisfied with TT.”