Nurse leader mindfulness meditation program for stress management: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Pipe2009NurseLM,
  title={Nurse leader mindfulness meditation program for stress management: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Teresa Britt Pipe and Jennifer J Bortz and Amylou Dueck and Debra K Pendergast and Vicki L Buchda and Jay Summers},
  journal={The Journal of nursing administration},
  year={2009},
  volume={39 3},
  pages={130-7}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to rigorously evaluate a brief stress management intervention for nurse leaders. BACKGROUND Despite the nursing shortage, evidence-based workplace approaches addressing nurse stress have not been well studied. METHODS Nurse leaders (n = 33) were randomly assigned to brief mindfulness meditation course (MMC) or leadership course (control). Self-report measures of stress were administered at baseline and within 1 week of course completion. RESULTS Among… CONTINUE READING