FEATURESAn Exploratory Study of a 3-Minute Mindfulness Intervention on Compassion Fatigue in NursesOwens, Rebecca A. DNP, MBA, MSN, RN-BC; Alfes, Celeste DNP, MSN, RN, CNE, CHSE-A, FAAN; Evans, Susan PhD; Wyka, Katarzyna PhD; Fitzpatrick, Joyce J. PhD, MBA, RN, FAAN, FNAP Author Information Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio (Drs Owens, Alfes, and Fitzpatrick); and Weill Cornell Medicine, New York City, New York (Drs Evans and Wyka). Correspondence: Rebecca A. Owens, DNP, MBA, MSN, RN-BC, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, 1330 First Ave, #330, New York, NY 10021 ([email protected]). The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with, or financial interest in, any commercial companies pertaining to this article. Holistic Nursing Practice 34(5):p 274-281, September/October 2020. | DOI: 10.1097/HNP.0000000000000402 Buy Metrics Abstract This study shows that breathing mindfully for 3 minutes over a period of 4 weeks, positively affects compassion fatigue in nurses. A nonrandomized, pre/postintervention study was conducted using a 3-minute attentional breathing intervention. Thirty-two nurses participated over 4 weeks. The intervention demonstrated statistically significant reductions in compassion fatigue measures. © 2020 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.