Effect of Foot Massages on Postpartum Comfort and Pain Level of Mothers After Vaginal Delivery A Randomized Trial


Icke S., GENÇ R.

HOLISTIC NURSING PRACTICE, vol.35, no.3, pp.140-149, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/hnp.0000000000000441
  • Title of Journal : HOLISTIC NURSING PRACTICE
  • Page Numbers: pp.140-149

Abstract

This study conducted on 66 mothers aimed to investigate the effect of foot massages postpartum using an introductory information form, the Postpartum Comfort Scale, the visual analog scale, and a drug follow-up card. It was concluded that foot massages positively improved comfort, reduced pain levels, and reduced unnecessary medications.