Among the complementary and alternative medicine, Shiatsu might represent a feasible option for depression in Alzheimer's disease (AD). We evaluated Shiatsu on mood, cognition, and functional independence in patients undergoing physical activity.

Shiatsu as an adjuvant therapy for depression in patients with Alzheimer's disease: A pilot study

Lanza, Giuseppe
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Vella, Veronica;Pennisi, Manuela;Bella, Rita
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2018-01-01

Abstract

Among the complementary and alternative medicine, Shiatsu might represent a feasible option for depression in Alzheimer's disease (AD). We evaluated Shiatsu on mood, cognition, and functional independence in patients undergoing physical activity.
Alternative medicine; Cognitive function; Dementia; Depression; Health services; Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Alzheimer Disease; Depression; Female; Humans; Male; Mental Status and Dementia Tests; Pilot Projects; Acupressure
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