Here’s a list of resources for more information on Reiki.

Information Websites
Current Research

Birocco, Nadia, Camilla Guillame, Silvana Storto, Giuliana Ritorto, Cristiana Catino, Nisha Gir, Lucia Balestra, et al. 2011. The effects of Reiki therapy on pain and anxiety in patients attending a day oncology and infusion services unit. The American journal of hospice & palliative care, no. 4 (October 13). doi:10.1177/1049909111420859 (Abstract)

Fleisher, Kimberly A, Elizabeth R Mackenzie, Eitan S Frankel, Christina Seluzicki, David Casarett, and Jun J Mao. 2013. Integrative Reiki for cancer patients: a program evaluation. Integrative cancer therapies, no. 1 (October 7). doi:10.1177/1534735413503547 (Abstract)

Friedman, Rachel S C, Matthew M Burg, Pamela Miles, Forrester Lee, and Rachel Lampert. 2010. Effects of Reiki on autonomic activity early after acute coronary syndrome. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, no. 12 ( 14). doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2010.03.082 (Full Text)

Marcus, Dawn A, Betsy Blazek-O’Neill, and Jennifer L Kopar. 2012. Symptomatic improvement reported after receiving Reiki at a cancer infusion center. The American journal of hospice & palliative care, no. 2 (December 5). doi:10.1177/1049909112469275 (Abstract)

Richeson, Nancy E, Judith A Spross, Katherine Lutz, and Cheng Peng. 2010. Effects of Reiki on anxiety, depression, pain, and physiological factors in community-dwelling older adults. Research in gerontological nursing, no. 3 (June 30). doi:10.3928/19404921-20100601-01 (Full Text)

Anderson, Joel G, and Ann Gill Taylor. 2011. The metabolic syndrome and mind-body therapies: a systematic review. Journal of nutrition and metabolism (May 18). doi:10.1155/2011/276419 (Full Text)

Baldwin, Ann Linda, Kirstin Fullmer, and Gary E Schwartz. 2013. Comparison of physical therapy with energy healing for improving range of motion in subjects with restricted shoulder mobility. Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM (November 14). doi:10.1155/2013/329731 (Full Text)

Bowden, Deborah, Lorna Goddard, and John Gruzelier. 2011. A randomised controlled single-blind trial of the efficacy of reiki at benefitting mood and well-being. Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM (March 27). doi:10.1155/2011/381862 (Full Text)

Morse, Melvin L, and Lance W Beem. 2011. Benefits of Reiki therapy for a severely neutropenic patient with associated influences on a true random number generator. Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.), no. 12 (December 1). doi:10.1089/acm.2010.0238 (Full Text)