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Authors

  1. Thinhuatoey, Benjamard PhD, RN, APN
  2. Songwathana, Praneed PhD, RN
  3. Petpichetchian, Wongchan PhD, RN

Abstract

Because of the multifaceted process of weaning patients with prolonged mechanical ventilation, enhancing weaning success remains a challenge. The Care-Integrated Concentration Meditation Program was developed on the basis of Buddhist philosophy and implemented to determine its procedural feasibility. A qualitative case study with 3 participants was conducted, and the process and initial outcomes were evaluated.