Total SAQ scores showed significant improvement in the hypnotic relaxation therapy treatment group while holding baseline SAQ scores constant. Improvements showed a slight increase at the Week 12 follow-up.
The investigators conclude that their analysis of the results show initial support for the use of hypnotic relaxation therapy to improve sexual function in postmenopausal women.
Citation: Johnson AK, Johnson AJ, Barton D, Elkins G. Hypnotic Relaxation Therapy and Sexual Function in Postmenopausal Women: Results of a Randomized Clinical Trial. International Journal of Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis. 2016;64 (2):pp.213-24.
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