Clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in patients with hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Nagele2014ClinicalEO,
  title={Clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in patients with hypertension: systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={E. Nagele and K. Jeitler and K. Horvath and T. Semlitsch and N. Posch and K. Herrmann and U. Grouven and T. Hermanns and Lars G. Hemkens and A. Siebenhofer},
  journal={Journal of Hypertension},
  year={2014},
  volume={32},
  pages={1936–1944}
}
Objective: A systematic review and meta-analysis focusing on patient-relevant outcomes and blood pressure was conducted to assess the clinical effectiveness of stress-reduction techniques in adults with essential hypertension. Methods: Systematic reviews and randomized controlled trials (RCTs) were identified as part of a systematic search in six electronic databases ending September 2012. RCTs comparing stress-reduction techniques versus no such techniques with a follow-up of at least 24 weeks… Expand
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