Stress Reduction in the Secondary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Randomized, Controlled Trial of Transcendental Meditation and Health Education in Blacks

Study Questions:

Psychosocial stress may contribute to the disproportionately high rates of cardiovascular disease in blacks. What is the effect of stress reduction with the Transcendental Meditation (TM) program on cardiovascular events and mortality in blacks with coronary heart disease (CHD)?