Reducerea tensiunii arteriale (Rapoarte curente despre hipertensiune, decembrie 2007)

Aceasta meta-analiza a 17 de studii publicate in literatura medicala (selectate din peste 100 de studii publicate pentru designul lor atent experimental folosind studii clinice cu control randomizat) a prezentat un raport cu privire la efectele tehnicilor de reducere a stresului asupra tensiunii arteriale crescute la aproximativ 1000 de subiecti in total.

Tratamentele utilizate au inclus biofeedback simplu, biofeedback de relaxare asistata, relaxare musculara progresiva, training in managementul stresului, si programul Meditatiei Transcedentale. Rezultatele analizelor statistice au arătat ca nici unul din primele 4 abordari de tratament nu a demonstrat reduceri semnificative statistic ale tensiunii arteriale crescute, în timp ce programul Meditatiei Transcedentale a aratat atat reduceri clinice cat si statistice semnificative ale tensiunii arteriale.

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