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The Effect of Home Buddhist Mindfulness Meditation on Depressive Symptom in Major Depressive Patients.

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Summary of "The Effect of Home Buddhist Mindfulness Meditation on Depressive Symptom in Major Depressive Patients."

Major depressive disorder (MDD) is the important cause of disability in the world. Major depressive patients that are not respond to the first and second drugs are about 67% and 33%, respectively. Therefore the effective treatment is urgently needed.

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Name: Journal of the Medical Association of Thailand = Chotmaihet thangphaet
ISSN: 0125-2208
Pages: S171-S178

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