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Massage Therapy as a Nursing Practice

Mitzel-Wilkinson, Annette MSN, RN, LMT

Nursing Practice in Action

Nursing is a profession that can be practiced in many unique ways. Nursing care can be provided through conventional means in traditional settings or practiced in domains labeled as alternative or complementary. This article describes massotherapy as an alternative therapy of a holistic nursing practice. The elements of a business plan, including planning and marketing are addressed.

Instructor in Nursing, College of Nursing, The University of Akron, Akron, Ohio (Mitzel-Wilkinson)

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