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Effects of Yoga Compared to Control on Physical Health and Outcomes From Systematic Reviews Study Sample Outcomes Systematic reviews

@inproceedings{Sisk2016EffectsOY,
  title={Effects of Yoga Compared to Control on Physical Health and Outcomes From Systematic Reviews Study Sample Outcomes Systematic reviews},
  author={A. Sisk and M. Fonteyn},
  year={2016}
}
Background: Introducing patients with cancer to the practice of yoga can be beneficial for coping with the side effects of treatment and the psychological aspects of cancer that are often difficult and distressing for patients. Oncology nurses can learn to use simple yoga techniques for themselves and as interventions with their patients. Objectives: This article provides details about the development and implementation of a yoga class for patients with cancer and provides details about other… Expand

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