Ciara M Hughes
Affiliation: University of Ulster
- Reflexology for the treatment of pain in people with multiple sclerosis: a double-blind randomised sham-controlled clinical trialC M Hughes
School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Life and Health Sciences, University of Ulster, Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland
Mult Scler 15:1329-38. 2009....
- Acupuncture and reflexology for insomnia: a feasibility studyCiara M Hughes
School of Health Sciences, University of Ulster, Ulster BT37 0QB, UK
Acupunct Med 27:163-8. 2009..To assess the feasibility of patient recruitment and retention, logistics of intervention and outcome measure sensitivity for a study designed to investigate the use of acupuncture and reflexology for the management of insomnia...
- The effect of reflexology on the autonomic nervous system in healthy adults: a feasibility studyC M Hughes
School of Health Sciences, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Altern Ther Health Med 17:32-7. 2011..Reflexology has been shown to reduce anxiety and stress in various populations. The mechanism by which this occurs may be in modulating autonomic nervous system (ANS) function; however; there is limited evidence available in the area...
- Hypoalgesia in response to transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) depends on stimulation intensityFidelma Moran
Health and Rehabilitation Sciences Research Institute, University of Ulster, United Kingdom
J Pain 12:929-35. 2011..33, P = .003). These data therefore show that there is a dose-response effect of TENS with the largest effect occurring with the highest current amplitudes...