TITLE

New Twist on Back Pain Treatment-Yoga

PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Tufts University Health & Nutrition Letter;Feb2006, Vol. 23 Issue 12, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study which compared the effects of aerobic exercise, self-help book and viniyoga on patients with low back pain. Back-pain patient were randomly assigned to one of the three treatment groups and were interviewed after 6, 12 and 14 weeks. At the conclusion of each treatment, patients from the yoga group scored significantly better compared with those in the aerobic and self-help book groups.
ACCESSION #
19648612

 

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