The effects of stress management on the quality of life of patients following acute myocardial infarction or coronary bypass surgery.

@article{TrzcienieckaGreen1996TheEO,
  title={The effects of stress management on the quality of life of patients following acute myocardial infarction or coronary bypass surgery.},
  author={Anna Trzcieniecka-Green and Andrew Steptoe},
  journal={European heart journal},
  year={1996},
  volume={17 11},
  pages={1663-70}
}
The objective of this study was to assess the impact of group-based stress management training on emotional well-being, functional status, social activity and chest pain in cardiac patients, within a randomized controlled trial. Fifty acute myocardial infarction and 50 coronary artery bypass patients were randomized to experimental (27 myocardial infarction and 23 coronary artery bypass) and control (23 myocardial infarction and 27 coronary artery bypass) groups 3 months after infarction or… CONTINUE READING
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