Quality of Life and Mental Health in Patients with Chronic Diseases Who Regularly Practice Yoga and Those Who Do Not: A Case-Control Study

@inproceedings{Cramer2013QualityOL,
  title={Quality of Life and Mental Health in Patients with Chronic Diseases Who Regularly Practice Yoga and Those Who Do Not: A Case-Control Study},
  author={Holger Cramer and Romy Lauche and Jost Langhorst and Gustav J{\"u}rgen Dobos and Anna R. Paul},
  booktitle={Evidence-based complementary and alternative medicine : eCAM},
  year={2013}
}
While clinical trials have shown evidence of efficacy of yoga in different chronic diseases, subjective health benefits associated with yoga practice under naturalistic conditions have not yet been investigated. The aim of this study was to investigate associations of regular yoga practice with quality of life and mental health in patients with chronic diseases. Using a case-control design, patients with chronic diseases who regularly practiced yoga were selected from a large observational… CONTINUE READING
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