[PDF] Meditation Programs for Psychological Stress and Well-Being

Source:
Agency for Health Research and Quality - AHRQ
Publisher:
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
Publication date:
06 January 2014

Abstract

This report reviews the efficacy of meditation programs on psychological stress and well-being among those with a clinical condition.The objectives of the systematic review are to evaluate the effects of meditation programs on affect, attention, and health-related behaviors affected by stress, pain, and weight among people with a medical or psychiatric condition in RCTs with appropriate comparators.