Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) improves long-term mental fatigue after stroke or traumatic brain injury.

  title={Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) improves long-term mental fatigue after stroke or traumatic brain injury.},
  author={Birgitta Johansson and H Bjuhr and Lars R{\"o}nnb{\"a}ck},
  journal={Brain injury},
  volume={26 13-14},
OBJECTIVE Patients who suffer from mental fatigue after a stroke or traumatic brain injury (TBI) have a drastically reduced capacity for work and for participating in social activities. Since no effective therapy exists, the aim was to implement a novel, non-pharmacological strategy aimed at improving the condition of these patients. METHODS This study tested a treatment with mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR). The results of the programme were evaluated using a self-assessment scale… CONTINUE READING
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