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Hypertension Analysis of stress Reduction using Mindfulness meditatiON and Yoga (The HARMONY Study): study protocol of a randomised control trial

By Kimberly Blom, Maxine How, Monica Dai, Brian Baker, Jane Irvine, Susan Abbey, Beth L Abramson, Martin Myers, Nancy Perkins and Sheldon W Tobe
Topics: Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Publisher: BMJ Group
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