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Authordc.contributor.authorKanitz, Jenny Lena 
Authordc.contributor.authorMoneta Camus, Maria Eugenia es_CL
Authordc.contributor.authorSeifert, Georg es_CL
Admission datedc.date.accessioned2014-02-10T19:25:23Z
Available datedc.date.available2014-02-10T19:25:23Z
Publication datedc.date.issued2013
Cita de ítemdc.identifier.citationComplementary Therapies in Medicine (2013) 21S, S20—S25en_US
Identifierdc.identifier.otherdoi:10.1016/j.ctim.2012.02.001
Identifierdc.identifier.urihttps://repositorio.uchile.cl/handle/2250/129270
General notedc.descriptionArtículo de publicación ISIen_US
Abstractdc.description.abstractThis overview aims to give a brief introduction for clinicians in the wide field of Mind—Body Therapies (MBTs), to summarize the current research status of MBTs in pediatric oncology and to mention challenges for future goals. Most used techniques (relaxation, hypnosis, yoga, massage, MBSR, eurythmy) will be described and efficacy will be discussed. MBTs are an enhancement of conventional medicine to motivate the patient to participate in his recovery. Most MBTs are of low risk and are accessible for patients and their families in nearly all stadium of cancer therapy. Positive results include increased self-confidence and a more optimistic view in coping with the illness. We encourage clinicians to be more aware of the promising field of MBTs and its use in pediatric oncology.en_US
Lenguagedc.language.isoenen_US
Publisherdc.publisherElsevieren_US
Type of licensedc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Chile*
Link to Licensedc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/cl/*
Keywordsdc.subjectRelaxationen_US
Títulodc.titleKeeping the balance — an overview of mind—body therapies in pediatric oncologyen_US
Document typedc.typeArtículo de revistaen_US


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