A systematic review of neurobiological and clinical features of mindfulness meditations

  title={A systematic review of neurobiological and clinical features of mindfulness meditations},
  author={Alberto Chiesa and Alessandro Serretti},
  journal={Psychological Medicine},
  pages={1239 - 1252}
Background Mindfulness meditation (MM) practices constitute an important group of meditative practices that have received growing attention. The aim of the present paper was to systematically review current evidence on the neurobiological changes and clinical benefits related to MM practice in psychiatric disorders, in physical illnesses and in healthy subjects. Method A literature search was undertaken using Medline, ISI Web of Knowledge, the Cochrane collaboration database and references of… 

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