Document Detail


Stress Reduction in the Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Randomized, Controlled Trial of Transcendental Meditation and Health Education in Blacks.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23149426     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
BACKGROUND: =0.025). The TM group also showed a 24% risk reduction in the secondary end point (hazard ratio, 0.76; 95% confidence interval, 0.51-0.1.13; P=0.17). There were reductions of 4.9 mm Hg in systolic blood pressure (95% confidence interval -8.3 to -1.5 mm Hg; P=0.01) and anger expression (P<0.05 for all scales). Adherence was associated with survival.Conclusions-A selected mind-body intervention, the TM program, significantly reduced risk for mortality, myocardial infarction, and stroke in coronary heart disease patients. These changes were associated with lower blood pressure and psychosocial stress factors. Therefore, this practice may be clinically useful in the secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease.
Authors:
Robert H Schneider; Clarence E Grim; Maxwell V Rainforth; Theodore Kotchen; Sanford I Nidich; Carolyn Gaylord-King; John W Salerno; Jane Morley Kotchen; Charles N Alexander
Related Documents :
24299916 - Target organ damage among hypertensive adults in rural nigeria: a cross-sectional study.
23376326 - The risk factors of mild decline in estimated glomerular filtration rate in a community...
11485296 - Orthostatic intolerance: different abnormalities in the neural sympathetic response to ...
23972926 - Season, temperature and blood pressure: a complex interaction.
7962836 - Intramammary pressure and luteal oxytocin after pgf2 alpha administration in cycling an...
7468316 - Blood pressure control in a middle-aged male population. a 6-9 year follow-up with spec...
Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-11-13
Journal Detail:
Title:  Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1941-7705     ISO Abbreviation:  Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes     Publication Date:  2012 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-11-14     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101489148     Medline TA:  Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Institute for Natural Medicine and Prevention, Maharishi University of Management, Fairfield, IA.
Export Citation:
APA/MLA Format     Download EndNote     Download BibTex
MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:

From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine


Previous Document:  TULA-2, a novel histidine phosphatase, regulates bone remodeling by modulating osteoclast function.
Next Document:  Why does primary angioplasty not work in registries? Quantifying the susceptibility of real-world co...