TITLE

tai chi

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2140
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "tai chi" is presented. It refers to a traditional Chinese martial art in which slow movements are made through different postures, which enhances muscle flexibility, balance, relaxation, and mental concentration. Tai chi is used as a therapeutic exercise by hemophiliacs, and patients recovering from brain injuries.
ACCESSION #
21247850

 

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