Comparing the effect of auricular acupressure and body acupressure on pain and duration of the first stage of labor: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Wednesday 25 December 2019
by  Farideh Kazemi, Mahboubeh Valiani, Maryam Gorji, Zainab Alimoradi

BACKGROUND: Labor pain is one of the leading causes of fear of childbirth. Acupressure is a non-pharmacological pain relief method that has shown promising results in relieving this pain. The present study is designed to compare the effects of body acupressure at multiple points and auricular (...)