Effect of abdominal massage on constipation and quality of life in older adults: A randomized controlled trial


Okuyan C. B. , BİLGİLİ N.

COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN MEDICINE, vol.47, 2019 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 47
  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctim.2019.102219
  • Journal Name: COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN MEDICINE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Keywords: Nursing home, Older adults, Constipation, Abdominal massage, Quality of life, MANAGEMENT, HEALTH, IMPACT

Abstract

Background and study aim: This study aimed to examine the effects of abdominal massage on constipation management and quality of life.