Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Feasibility Study of Compassion Meditation Intervention for Older Veterans in Primary Care with Anxiety or Mood Disorders|
Barton W. Palmer
||San Diego, CA
|Congressional District Code:
|| July 2019 -
|FY 2021 Funding Amount:
|Total Award Amount
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Older Veterans show a high prevalence of clinically significant psychological distress such as anxiety and depressive symptoms. This high prevalence includes patients seen in Primary Care clinics. These symptoms are not only aversive in themselves, they are also associated with risk of psychosocial disability, increased medical comorbidity, early mortality, and increased health care costs. Although these concerns similarly exist among younger Veterans, the situation is particularly problematic a...
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