Side-effects burden, psychological adjustment, and life quality in women with breast cancer: Flowers KR, Fukunaga T. Annika Billhult KarlssonProject created in: The physical suffering is caused both by the illness itself and the side effects of treatment such as chemotherapy. A cold-pressed sunflower and rape-seed oil was used. The effect of massage on immune function and stress in women with breast cancer--a randomized controlled trial.
The study illuminates the experience of withdrawal, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, pain, a feeling of change and threat of death.
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This study illuminates the importance of giving the patients a short time of attention in the form of light massage. Impact of initial muscle length on force deficit following lengthening contractions in mammalian skeletal muscle. Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in females, affecting about women yearly in Sweden Socialstyrelsen, An evaluation of the use of massage and essential oils on the well-being of cancer patients. Many patients, seek non-pharmacological treatments to complement the regular medical care. Thus, relaxation may explain the effect of massage on nausea.