Effect of Benson Relaxation on the Intensity of Spinal Anesthesia-Induced Pain After Elective General and Urologic Surgery.

Effect of Benson Relaxation on the Intensity of Spinal Anesthesia-Induced Pain After Elective General and Urologic Surgery. J Perianesth Nurs. 2019 Jul 16;: Authors: Keihani Z, Jalali R, Shamsi MB, Salari N Abstract PURPOSE: The present study aimed to evaluate the effect of Benson's muscle relaxation on postoperative spinal anesthesia-induced pain. DESIGN: Randomized clinical trial. METHODS: Sixty-four patients were randomly assigned to intervention and control groups. Benson's muscle relaxation was performed on the intervention group for 10 to 20 minutes based on the patients' tolerance. Before and after the intervention, the two groups were assessed using the visual analog scale and compared. SPSS version 23 was used to analyze data. FINDINGS: The mean pain score in the control group before and after the intervention was 5.34 and 5.62, respectively (P
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