EFFECTS OF YOGASANA ON BALANCE IN GERIATRIC POPULATION

@article{Kadachha2016EFFECTSOY,
  title={EFFECTS OF YOGASANA ON BALANCE IN GERIATRIC POPULATION},
  author={Dheli Kadachha and Neela Chetan Soni and Ankur Parekh},
  journal={International journal of physiotherapy and research},
  year={2016},
  volume={4},
  pages={1401-1407}
}
Background: Geriatric population is defined as population aged 60 years and above. Currently, India has the second largest aged population in the world. Due to aging processes, diseases and inactivity, balance often is impaired among older people. The impairment can lead to dramatic consequences such as dependency in ADL, administration to nursing homes, falls and fractures. Complementary and alternative therapies, such as yoga, are theorized to be more therapeutic than traditional exercise… Expand
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