ERIC Number: EJ314909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Appropriateness of Taped versus Live Relaxation in the Systematic Desensitization of Anticipatory Nausea and Vomiting in Cancer Patients.
Morrow, Gary R.
Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, v52 n6 p1098-99 Dec 1984
Investigated whether the relaxation part of systematic desensitization could be learned by cancer patients from a prerecorded audiotape. Results showed four of five patients assigned to a taped-relaxation group experienced nausea while listening to the audiotape, whereas none of five patients taught muscle relaxation in person reported nausea. (BH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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