TITLE

Alternative and Complementary Modalities for Managing Stress and Anxiety

AUTHOR(S)
Keegan, Lynn
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Jun2003, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p55
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information on alternative and complementary modalities for stress and anxiety management in the U.S. Causes of tress; Relationship between stress and the body's hormonal system; Symptoms or manifestations of stress; Complementary therapies for stress management.
ACCESSION #
9937070

 

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