Tai chi Qigong improves lung functions and activity tolerance in COPD clients: a single blind, randomized controlled trial.


OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effectiveness of a Tai chi Qigong (TCQ) program in enhancing respiratory functions and activity tolerance in clients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). DESIGN A single-blind, randomized controlled trial. SETTING Five general outpatient clinics in Hong Kong. INTERVENTION In total, 206 COPD clients were randomly… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ctim.2010.12.007

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