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Effect of yogic intervention on the autonomic nervous system in the patients with coronary artery disease:a randomized controlled trial
Pal, A.; Srivastava, N.; Narain, V.S.; Agrawal, G.G.; Rani, M. ( 2013 )
Abstract

In this study 258 patients from the Department of Cardiology in Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, Lucknow were selected to participate. All had been diagnosed with coronary artery disease. They were randomly divided into 2 groups, the yoga group and the non-yoga group, 129 in each group; 208 completed the study protocol. The yogic intervention consisted of 35-40 min/day, 5 days a week over a period of 18 months in the Department of Physiology. Autonomic function testing was done in both the groups at zero time and after 18 months. We observed a statistically significant reduction in body mass index, waist circumference, systolic and diastolic blood pressure, and heart rate [P < 0.05], i.e. a significant positive effect was observed when yoga therapy was used as an adjunct in patients with coronary artery disease

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Effects of hatha yoga on well-being in healthy adults in Shiraz, Islamic Republic of Iran
Hadi, Ne.; Hadi, Na. ( 2007 )
Abstract

There have been many studies on yoga and its effects on physical function, but less attention has been paid to self assessment of improvement in physical and mental health and well-being by yoga practitioners. This study was designed with that purpose using the SF-36 questionnaire in 107 volunteers [44 males and 63 females, mean age 34 [standard deviation 7] years] who attended yoga classes for 6 months. They completed the questionnaire before and after the yoga practice. There was significant improvement in scores for all health items. The differences according to age, sex and education level were not significant. It is concluded that yoga can improve physical and mental health, and promotes well-being

Puede contribuir el yoga a la salud? [carta] / J. P. Baride, Sheetal S. Sancheti
Baride, J. P; Sancheti, Sheetal S ( 1994 )
Yoga : a boon for health? [letter] / J. P. Baride, Sheetal S. Sancheti
Baride, J. P; Sancheti, Sheetal S ( 1994 )
Le yoga est-il un atout pour la santé? [lettre] / J. P. Baride, Sheetal S. Sancheti
Baride, J. P; Sancheti, Sheetal S ( 1994 )
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