Cancer patients’ experiences with and perceived outcomes of yoga: results from focus groups

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Yoga is a “mind–body” exercise, a combination of physical poses with breathing and meditation, and may have beneficial effects on physical and psychosocial symptoms. We aimed to explore cancer patients’ motives for practicing yoga, experiences of practicing yoga, and perceived physical and psychosocial outcomes. Participants (n = 45) following yoga classes… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00520-013-1728-4

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