Conquering Diseases

Mindfulness Heart Study

Description

Seeking men & women 18 years old and over who have a cardiomyopathy (impairment of your heart muscle strength) from coronary artery disease (hardening of the arteries).

Overview

The goal of this study is to see if a Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction Program can improve certain markers of cardiac outlook in people with your condition. Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a stress reduction program based on a form of meditation called Mindfulness.

What we're hoping for

We are hoping that patients will have an improved sense of well- being from attending MBSR.

Additional Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: Not Available

 Principal Investigator

Joshua  Greenberg, MD

UMass Memorial Health Care

 Study Contact

The Clinical Research  Center

508-856-2800

clinicaltrialsunit@umassmed.edu

 Location

UMMS University Campus

55 Lake Ave North 

Worcester,MA 01655

508-856-8989