To the Editor: In their response1
to a letter by Dr Schmidt2 received in response
to their article,3 Ms Rosa and coauthors
state that "Dr Schmidt suggests that our test subjects might not have been
sufficiently skilled. That would be impossible to determine because [Therapeutic
Touch (TT)] has no accepted standards of training or practice."
Good RM. A Close Look at Standards for Therapeutic Touch. JAMA. 1999;282(2):135. doi:10-1001/pubs.JAMA-ISSN-0098-7484-282-2-jbk0714