Study Reviews Research on Massage for Surgical Pain Populations

A meta-analysis of 16 studies on massage therapy for pain among surgical patients found that massage effectively reduces pain and anxiety in pre- and post-operative patients. However, the review also found several weaknesses among these studies that could affect the ability to replicate results and translate them to clinical practice in massage programs for surgical

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