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Table 1 EEG spectral analysis results

From: Quantitative change of EEG and respiration signals during mindfulness meditation

  Alpha Beta Theta
Location Meditation Control   Meditation Control   Meditation Control  
Frontal m=81.93,σ=8.14 m=78.37,σ=7.66   m=65.14,σ=12.27 m=52.04,σ=8.04 m=106.99,σ=9.36 m=107.16,σ=10.06  
Central m=40.79,σ=6.26 m=35.80,σ=5.80   m=49.10,σ=12.26 m=31.44,σ=7.9 m=43.46,σ=7.72 m=28.59,σ=5.16
Parietal m=96.00,σ=9.25 m=99.45,σ=9.76   m=57.50,σ=12.38 m=40.12,σ=8.12 m=74.32,σ=9.64 m=61.49,σ=9.02
Occipital m=329.13,σ=20.72 m=300.37,σ=16.35 m=89.50,σ=12.25 m=62.74,σ=8.63 m=291.44,σ=29.09 m=170.98,σ=13.33
R Temporal m=163.18,σ=14.78 m=130.74,σ=10.06 m=80.40,σ=12.64 m=58.17,σ=8.27 m=188.96,σ=22.33 m=105.88,σ=9.61
L Temporal m=149.46,σ=11.34 m=142.04,σ=10.66   m=76.04,σ=12.51 m=56.98,σ=8.25 m=140.19,σ=14.35 m=110.11,σ=10.05
  1. EEG power for beta, alpha, and theta frequency bands in (μ V)2/H z (m= mean, σ= standard deviation) for control and meditation conditions. Star symbols show which comparisons are statistically significant between meditation and control states.