FeaturesIntegrating Mindfulness-Based Stress ReductionProulx, Kathryn RN, MS, CS Author Information School of Nursing, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass. Corresponding author: Kathryn Proulx RN, MS, CS, School of Nursing, University of Massachusetts, Arnold House Amherst, MA 01003 (e-mail: [email protected]). Holistic Nursing Practice: July 2003 - Volume 17 - Issue 4 - p 201-208 Buy Abstract Mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) programs may mitigate the effects of stress and disease. This integrative review identified 21 clinical studies on MBSR interventions. Although preliminary findings suggest health enhancement from MBSR, controlled, randomized studies, the operationalization of constructs, and qualitative research are needed. © 2003 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.