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Weighted Blanket Use: A Systematic Review.
Eron K, Kohnert L, Watters A, Logan C, Weisner-Rose M, Mehler PS. Eron K, et al. Am J Occup Ther. 2020 Mar/Apr;74(2):7402205010p1-7402205010p14. doi: 10.5014/ajot.2020.037358. Am J Occup Ther. 2020. PMID: 32204779
However, the research related to the use and effectiveness of weighted blankets is sparse. OBJECTIVE: To identify, evaluate, and synthesize the current literature to help develop the impetus needed to launch a research study into the effectiveness of using weight
However, the research related to the use and effectiveness of weighted blankets is sparse. OBJECTIVE: To identify, evaluate, a …
A randomized controlled study of weighted chain blankets for insomnia in psychiatric disorders.
Ekholm B, Spulber S, Adler M. Ekholm B, et al. J Clin Sleep Med. 2020 Sep 15;16(9):1567-1577. doi: 10.5664/jcsm.8636. J Clin Sleep Med. 2020. PMID: 32536366 Free PMC article. Clinical Trial.
METHODS: One hundred twenty patients were randomized (1:1) to either a weighted metal chain blanket or a light plastic chain blanket for 4 weeks. ...During a 12-month open follow-up phase of the study, participants continuing to use weighted blanket
METHODS: One hundred twenty patients were randomized (1:1) to either a weighted metal chain blanket or a light plastic chain …
A weighted blanket increases pre-sleep salivary concentrations of melatonin in young, healthy adults.
Meth EMS, Brandão LEM, van Egmond LT, Xue P, Grip A, Wu J, Adan A, Andersson F, Pacheco AP, Uvnäs-Moberg K, Cedernaes J, Benedict C. Meth EMS, et al. J Sleep Res. 2023 Apr;32(2):e13743. doi: 10.1111/jsr.13743. Epub 2022 Oct 3. J Sleep Res. 2023. PMID: 36184925
Weighted blankets have emerged as a potential non-pharmacological intervention to ease conditions such as insomnia and anxiety. ...Thus, the aim of the present in-laboratory crossover study (26 young and healthy participants, including 15 men and 11 women) was to in
Weighted blankets have emerged as a potential non-pharmacological intervention to ease conditions such as insomnia and anxiety
Weighted Blanket Use as an Alternative to Protective Stabilization During Moderate Sedation.
McBeain M, Malone S, Jones RS. McBeain M, et al. Pediatr Dent. 2022 Sep 15;44(5):340-344. Pediatr Dent. 2022. PMID: 36309778
Purpose: The purpose of this retrospective cross-sectional study was to examine protective stabilization (PS) patterns before and after the availability of weighted blankets (WBs) as a behavioral guidance approach during in-office dental moderate sedation. ...Clinic …
Purpose: The purpose of this retrospective cross-sectional study was to examine protective stabilization (PS) patterns before and after the …
Widespread Pressure Delivered by a Weighted Blanket Reduces Chronic Pain: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Baumgartner JN, Quintana D, Leija L, Schuster NM, Bruno KA, Castellanos JP, Case LK. Baumgartner JN, et al. J Pain. 2022 Jan;23(1):156-174. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2021.07.009. Epub 2021 Aug 20. J Pain. 2022. PMID: 34425251 Free article. Clinical Trial.
The current remote, double-blind, randomized controlled trial tested the hypothesis that wearing a heavy weighted blanket - providing widespread pressure to the body - relative to a light weighted blanket would reduce ratings of chronic pain, me …
The current remote, double-blind, randomized controlled trial tested the hypothesis that wearing a heavy weighted blanket - pr …
Weighted blanket and sleep medication use among adults with psychiatric diagnosis - a population-based register study.
Steingrímsson S, Odéus E, Cederlund M, Franzén S, Helgesson C, Nyström K, Sondell J, Opheim A. Steingrímsson S, et al. Nord J Psychiatry. 2022 Jan;76(1):29-36. doi: 10.1080/08039488.2021.1931713. Epub 2021 Jun 9. Nord J Psychiatry. 2022. PMID: 34106812
OBJECTIVE: To measure rate of subscription of common sleep medication and diagnoses of substance use disorder (SUD) before and after receiving a prescribed weighted blanket (WB) among patients with psychiatric diagnoses. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Using register-based d …
OBJECTIVE: To measure rate of subscription of common sleep medication and diagnoses of substance use disorder (SUD) before and after receivi …
The Impact of Weighted Blanket Use on Adults with Sensory Sensitivity and Insomnia.
Davis-Cheshire R, Bennington S, Hartsek A, Kelly T, Marinelli J, Perez A. Davis-Cheshire R, et al. Occup Ther Int. 2023 Dec 20;2023:3109388. doi: 10.1155/2023/3109388. eCollection 2023. Occup Ther Int. 2023. PMID: 38152339 Free PMC article.
PURPOSE: This study's purpose was to determine the impact of weighted blanket use on moderate to severe insomnia in adults with sensory sensitivity greater than the average population. ...First, seven-day baseline sleep data was gathered, followed by two weeks of …
PURPOSE: This study's purpose was to determine the impact of weighted blanket use on moderate to severe insomnia in adults wit …
Effectiveness of the Weighted Blanket With Psychiatric Patients in the Emergency Department: A Pilot Study.
Dickson DA, Gantt L, Swanson M. Dickson DA, et al. J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc. 2023 Jul-Aug;29(4):307-313. doi: 10.1177/10783903211026740. Epub 2021 Jun 24. J Am Psychiatr Nurses Assoc. 2023. PMID: 34166155
BACKGROUND: Restraint and seclusion continue to be used with patients demonstrating aggressive and violent behaviors while in the emergency department and as inpatients in behavioral health (BH) units. The use of sensory interventions such as the weighted blanket (W …
BACKGROUND: Restraint and seclusion continue to be used with patients demonstrating aggressive and violent behaviors while in the emergency …
Early skin-to-skin contact for mothers and their healthy newborn infants.
Moore ER, Bergman N, Anderson GC, Medley N. Moore ER, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016 Nov 25;11(11):CD003519. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD003519.pub4. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2016. PMID: 27885658 Free PMC article. Review.
SSC involves placing the dried, naked baby prone on the mother's bare chest, often covered with a warm blanket. According to mammalian neuroscience, the intimate contact inherent in this place (habitat) evokes neuro-behaviors ensuring fulfillment of basic biological needs. …
SSC involves placing the dried, naked baby prone on the mother's bare chest, often covered with a warm blanket. According to mammalia …
Weighted Blanket Therapy for Periodic Limb Movement Disorder: A Case Report Highlighting Improved Sleep Quality and Reduced Symptoms.
Nouman Aslam M, Kafle R, Shawl SH, Khan AS, Kagzi MW. Nouman Aslam M, et al. Cureus. 2023 May 29;15(5):e39622. doi: 10.7759/cureus.39622. eCollection 2023 May. Cureus. 2023. PMID: 37388600 Free PMC article.
The patient was advised on non-pharmacological interventions, including the use of weighted blankets, sleep hygiene education, and lifestyle modifications. ...
The patient was advised on non-pharmacological interventions, including the use of weighted blankets, sleep hygiene education, …
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