Accession Number:

AD1048120

Title:

Incorporation of Mindfulness Exercises to Reduce Anxiety and Pain during Urodynamic Testing: A Randomized Controlled Pilot Study

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

59th MDW San Antonio United States

Report Date:

2018-06-28

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Mindfulness exercises have shown improvement in emotional coping and reduction of anxiety, leading to incorporation in treatment plans for chronic and acute pain conditions. The present randomized pilot study compares the impact of mindfulness among patients undergoing invasive in-office urodynamic studies with primary outcome of anxiety and secondarily pain, fear and embarrassment.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE