With the glove anesthesia
strategy, the point was to find a way for a person to numb her hand and then transfer that numbness to a part of the body that was in pain.
A patient who can demonstrate glove anesthesia or imagine a pain-free state can use hypnosis to obtain relief.
14] Hypnosis can improve pain control during labor with glove anesthesia, time distortion, and alleviation of fears and anxiety.
Each patient responded well to warm / cold imagery and to a glove anesthesia
technique, in order to control the itch accompanying the eczema.
should be used just at the time of late labor and delivery, but it is a process that a patient should learn early in the pregnancy.