Effect of fast and slow pranayama practice on cognitive functions in healthy volunteers.

@article{Sharma2014EffectOF,
  title={Effect of fast and slow pranayama practice on cognitive functions in healthy volunteers.},
  author={Vivek Kumar Sharma and Rajajeyakumar M and Velkumary S and Senthil Kumar Subramanian and Ananda Balayogi Bhavanani and Madanmohan and Ajit Sahai and Dinesh Thangavel},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={
          10-3
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To compare the cumulative effect of commonly practised slow and fast pranayama on cognitive functions in healthy volunteers. SETTINGS AND DESIGN 84 participants who were in self-reported good health, who were in the age group of 18-25 years, who were randomized to fast pranayama, slow pranayama and control group with 28 participants in each group. MATERIAL AND METHODS Fast pranayama included kapalabhati, bhastrika and kukkuriya. Slow pranayama included nadishodhana, Pranav and… Expand
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