From the Division of Internal Medicine (P.G.), Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, University of Basel Hospital, Basel, Switzerland; Freiburg Institute of Mindfulness Research (P.G., G.D.), Freiburg, Germany; Department of Oncology (L.E.C.), Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada; and the Department of Psychology (S.N.G., T.S.C., L.E.C.), University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada.
Address correspondence and reprint requests to Paul Grossman, Department of Psychosomatic Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, Hebelstrasse 2, CH-4031 Basel, Switzerland.
Paul Grossman was previously a paid consultant of Vivometrics, Inc., the manufacturer of the LifeShirt, and currently serves unpaid in the firm’s Scientific Advisory Board.
Received for publication July 20, 2007; revision received March 31, 2008.
Supported by a Canadian Breast Cancer Research Alliance Developmental and Exploratory grant. S.N.G. was supported by a Canadian Institutes of Health Research. New Investigator Research Allowance awarded to L.E.C.