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(July 18, 2001)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 2001 Jul;45(3):355-60 Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, No. # 9, 1st Main, Chamarajpet, Bangalore-560 018. The present study aimed at assessing the effects of a set of yoga practices on normal adults (n = 37), children (n = 86), and patients with rheumatoid arthritis (n = 20). An equal number of […]
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(July 18, 2001)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 2001 Jul;45(3):351-4 Swami Vivekananda Yoga Research Foundation, City Office, # 9, 1st Main, Chamarajpet, Bangalore-560 018. Twenty girls between 10 and 13 years of age, studying at a residential school were randomly assigned to two groups. One group practiced yoga for one hour fifteen minutes per day, 7 days a week, […]
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(October 18, 1999)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1999 Oct;43(4):458-62 Vivekananda Kendra Yoga Research Foundation, Chamarajpet, Bangalore. A finger tapping task was used to assess motor speed (MS) of both hands in 53 adults and 152 children before and after yoga training and in 38 adults of a non-yoga (control) group. All subjects were right hand dominant. The 30-second […]
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(April 18, 1999)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1999 Apr;43(2):225-9 Vivekananda Kendra Yoga Research Foundation, K. G. Nagar, Bangalore. Yoga has already been shown to improve perceptual-motor skills, but the factors which influence its effects are not well defined. This study correlates age, gender, and motivation to learn yoga with the performance in a dexterity task following yoga. Tweezer […]
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(April 18, 1997)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1997 Apr;41(2):129-33 Vivekananda Kendra Yoga Research Foundation, Bangalore. The present study was conducted to determine whether breathing through a particular nostril has a lateralized effect on hand grip strength. 130 right hand dominant, school children between 11 and 18 yrs of age were randomly assigned to 5 groups. Each group had […]
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(April 18, 1994)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1994 Apr;38(2):143-4 Vivekananda Kendra Yoga Research Foundation, Chamarajpet, Bangalore. The static motor performance was tested in two groups with 20 subjects in each (age range 17 to 22 years, and 5 females in each group). Tests were carried out at the beginning and end of a 10 day period. The test […]
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(July 18, 1993)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1993 Jul;37(3):225-8 Scientific Research Department, Kaivalyadhama, Lonavla. Forty male high school students, age 12-15 yrs, participated for a study of yoga in relation to body composition, cardiovascular endurance and anaerobic power. Ths Ss were placed into two subsets viz., yoga group and control group. Body composition, cardiovascular endurance anaerobic power were […]
Categories: Muscles
(June 18, 1993)
Summary: Percept Mot Skills 1993 Jun;76(3 Pt 2):1264-6 Vivekananda Kendra Yoga Research Foundation, Bangalore, India. Two groups of 45 children each, whose ages ranged from 9 to 13 years, were assessed on a steadiness test, at the beginning and again at the end of a 10-day period during which one group received training in yoga, while […]
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(October 18, 1992)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1992 Oct;36(4):229-33 Department of Physiology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry. There is evidence that the practice of yoga improves physical and mental performance. The present investigation was undertaken to study the effect of yoga training on visual and auditory reaction times (RTs), maximum expiratory pressure (MEP), maximum […]
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(April 18, 1992)
Summary: Indian J Physiol Pharmacol 1992 Apr;36(2):88-92 Institute for Yoga & Consciousness, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam. Santhi Kriya is a mixture of combined yogic practices of breathing and relaxation. Preliminary attempts were made to determine the effect of Santhi Kriya on certain psychophysiological parameters. Eight healthy male volunteers of the age group 25.9 +/- 3 (SD) years […]
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