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04 Aug

A systematic review of stress and stress management interventions for mental health nurses.

Edwards and Burnard from the School of Nursing and Midwifery at the University of Wales College of Medicine in Cardiff reviewed stress management interventions for mental health nurses. A systematic review of research in the UK, published between 1966 and 2000 was done, identifying 77 studies that met the inclusion criteria. Most of the studies (69) focused on the causes of stress. Eight studies examined the efficacy of various interventions.

18 Jan

After a stress test reveals "mild to moderate ischemia", a woman wonders if mind-body methods such as guided imagery, transcendental meditation, hypnosis, yoga and stress management training can actually reverse coronary artery disease.