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The impact of modified Hatha yoga on chronic low back pain: a pilot study.
PURPOSE The purpose of this randomized pilot study was to evaluate a possible design for a 6-week modified hatha yoga protocol to study the effects on participants with chronic low back pain. Expand
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The effect of group aerobic exercise and t'ai chi on functional outcomes and quality of life for persons living with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
OBJECTIVE This study aimed to assess the usefulness of two interventions in a group rehabilitation medicine setting to determine strategies and exercise guidelines for long-term care of the HIV/AIDSExpand
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Exercise Interventions for Upper Limb Dysfunction Due to Breast Cancer Treatment
This excerpt was created in the absence of an abstract . highlights the findings and application of Cochrane reviews and other evidence pertinent to the practice ofphysical therapy. The CochraneExpand
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Therapeutic Effects of Yoga for Children: A Systematic Review of the Literature
Purpose: We completed a systematic review of the literature on the effect of yoga on quality of life and physical outcome measures in the pediatric population. We explored various databases andExpand
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Association of psychological and physiological measures of stress in health-care professionals during an 8-week mindfulness meditation program: mindfulness in practice
Work stress, burnout, and diminished empathy are prevalent issues for health-care professionals. Mindfulness meditation (MM) is one commonly used strategy to manage stress. Measuring salivaryExpand
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Progressive resistance exercise: effect on muscle function and anthropometry of a select AIDS population.
Substantial body tissue wasting has been reported in acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients. The purpose of this investigation was to determine if progressive resistance exercise (PRE)Expand
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A qualitative exploration of the impact of yoga on breast cancer survivors with aromatase inhibitor-associated arthralgias.
RESEARCH QUESTION Arthralgia affects postmenopausal breast cancer survivors (BCS) receiving aromatase inhibitors (AI), which may result in reduced function and long-term well-being. This is anExpand
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The Effects of Tai Chi and Walking on Fatigue and Body Mass Index in Women Living with Breast Cancer: A Pilot Study
Purpose: The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of Tai Chi and walking on cancer related fatigue (CRF) and body mass index (BMI) in women living with breast cancer. Subjects: ElevenExpand
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A Framework for Assessment in Oncology Rehabilitation
Although the incidence of cancer in the United States is high, improvements in early diagnosis and treatment have significantly increased survival rates in recent years. Many survivors of cancerExpand
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Cerebral blood flow effects of yoga training: preliminary evaluation of 4 cases.
OBJECTIVES Experienced practitioners of yoga have been shown to alter brain function, but this case series measured cerebral blood flow before and after a 12-week training program in Iyengar yogaExpand
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