Yoga in cardiac health (A Review)

@article{Jayasinghe2004YogaIC,
  title={Yoga in cardiac health (A Review)},
  author={Satyajit Rohan Jayasinghe},
  journal={European Journal of Preventive Cardiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={11},
  pages={369 - 375}
}
  • S. Jayasinghe
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Medicine
  • European Journal of Preventive Cardiology
This review studies the efficacy of yoga in the primary and secondary prevention of ischaemic heart disease and post-myocardial infarction patient rehabilitation. Yoga is an unconventional form of physical exercise that has been practised over a long period of time in the Indian sub-continent. It has gained immense popularity as a form of recreational activity all over the world. Its possible contributions to healthy living have been studied and many interesting revelations have been made… 
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