[Hypnosis integrated in burn care: impact on the healthcare team's stress]

Rev Med Suisse. 2013 Sep 11;9(397):1646-9.
[Article in French]


Hypnosis for burn care was introduced in 2004 in the CHUV burn center showing great benefit for burned patients. Whereas advantages of hypnosis for the patient are well established, the impact on the medical staff remains poorly assessed. This manuscrit reviews current attested benefits of hypnosis for patients, specially for burned patients. The results of a recent study assessing the impact of hypnosis on the staffs level of stress caused by burn treatment, will also be introduced.

Publication types

  • English Abstract

MeSH terms

  • Burn Units / organization & administration
  • Burnout, Professional / epidemiology
  • Burnout, Professional / therapy*
  • Burns / psychology
  • Burns / therapy*
  • Health Personnel / psychology
  • Humans
  • Hypnosis / methods*
  • Stress, Psychological / etiology
  • Stress, Psychological / therapy*