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Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 350674, 9 pages
Research Article

Quality of Life and Functional Health Status of Long-Term Meditators

1Discipline of Psychiatry, Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Royal North Shore Hospital, St. Leonards, NSW 2065, Australia
2Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Sydney, Cumberland Campus, Lidcombe, NSW 2141, Australia

Received 9 October 2011; Revised 15 January 2012; Accepted 15 January 2012

Academic Editor: Guillermo Schmeda-Hirschmann

Copyright © 2012 Ramesh Manocha et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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