This course discusses meditation and the research supporting its use when caring for patients with a variety of conditions. After studying the information presented here, participants will be able to describe two techniques of meditation, identify research studies that support the use of meditation in healthcare, and discuss three diseases, conditions, or symptoms shown to improve with the use of meditation.
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