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MEDITATION AND YOGA AS ALTERNATIVE THERAPY FOR PRIMARY DYSMENORRHEA

@article{Nag2013MEDITATIONAY,
  title={MEDITATION AND YOGA AS ALTERNATIVE THERAPY FOR PRIMARY DYSMENORRHEA},
  author={Usha Nag and Madhavi Kodali},
  journal={International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences},
  year={2013},
  volume={3},
  pages={39-44}
}
  • U. NagM. Kodali
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Medical and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Objectives: The objective of the study is to analyze the effect of yoga and meditation as alternative therapy for primary dysmenorrhea in young students and its outcome on school absenteeism. Materials and Methods: 113 medical students, unmarried girls from Dr. Pinnamaneni Siddhartha Medical college with primary dysmenorrhoea were randomly assigned to study (n = 60) and control group (n = 53). Semi structured questionnaire and the Numerical rating scale for pain were administered on all the… 

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