Decreasing Anxieties in Women Undergoing MammographyStefano Pacifici*
Unità di Diagnostica Senologica, Ecotomografia Medica Srl, Rome, Italy
- Corresponding Author:
- Stefano Pacifici
Unità di Diagnostica Senologica
Ecotomografia Medica Srl, Rome-00135, Italy
E-mail: [email protected]
Received Date: April 13, 2016; Accepted Date: April 19, 2016; Published Date: April 27, 2016
Citation: Pacifici S (2016) Decreasing Anxieties in Women Undergoing Mammography. J Women’s Health Care 5:314. doi:10.4172/2167-0420.1000314
Copyright: © 2016 Pacifici S. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Few studies have evaluated interventions to decrease a woman’s anxiety awaiting or undergoing mammography. Focused on Quantum PNEI, this paper reports a review of most common complementary and alternative therapies and their implementation aimed to reduce anxiety in women waiting or undergoing mammography. The goal is lighten the psychological burden of the mammography experience as well make positioning easier. Further considerations are made about the practice of meditation among the medical and paramedical staff to promote awareness.