A feasibility study examining the impact of yoga on psychosocial health and symptoms in pediatric outpatients receiving chemotherapy

@article{Stein2019AFS,
  title={A feasibility study examining the impact of yoga on psychosocial health and symptoms in pediatric outpatients receiving chemotherapy},
  author={Eliana Stein and Meera S. Rayar and Upasana Krishnadev and Abha A Gupta and Shannon Hyslop and Erin Plenert and Tal Schechter-Finkelstein and Lillian Sung},
  journal={Supportive Care in Cancer},
  year={2019},
  pages={1-8}
}
PurposePediatric cancer patients experience symptoms that negatively impact quality of life; yoga may be an effective intervention. The primary objective was to determine the feasibility of a 10-week, weekly individualized yoga intervention for children and adolescents receiving outpatient cancer therapy primarily delivered remotely using Skype. Secondary objectives were to describe depression, anxiety, anger, fatigue, quality of life, and symptoms at 5 and 10 weeks after enrollment.MethodsWe… CONTINUE READING
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