November 22, 2017
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Clinical Hypnotherapy or clinical hypnosis - is also known as therapeutic or medical hypnosis. This is the use of hypnotherapy within a clinical or medical model and is generally used in the treatment of clinical conditions. This form of therapy is in line with evidence-based medicine practices.
Columbia Asia Hospital provides hypnotherapy, a recognised form of therapy for suitable patients. It gives patients the option to seek treatment in the hospital offering this service. Hypnotherapy relieves anxiety pre-operatively for patients who do not prefer medication as an option for selected problems, such as panic attacks during MRI procedure, cardiac catheterization and for highanxious patients during minor surgical procedures.
It is a great tool for consultants in the hospital to support chronic pain and acute pain management. And care for patients as a form of palliative care medicine therapy.