Yoga Supporting Research

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Beddoe AE, Lee KA. Mind-body interventions during pregnancy. J Obstet Gynecol Neonatal Nurs. 2008;37(2):165-75.

Berk B. Yoga for moms. Building core stability before, during and after pregnancy. Midwifery Today Int Midwife. 2001;(59):27-29.

Bharshankar JR, Bharshankar RN, Deshpande VN, et al. Effect of yoga on cardiovascular system in subjects about 40 years. Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 2003;Apr, 47(2):202-206.

Bijlani RL, Vempati RP, Yadav RK, et al. A brief but comprehensive lifestyle education program based on yoga reduces risk factors for cardiovascular disease and diabetes mellitus. J Altern Complement Med. 2005;Apr, 11(2): 267-274.

Birkel DA, Edgren L. Hatha yoga: improved vital capacity of college students. Altern Ther Health Med. 2000;6(6):55-63.

Carlson LE, Speca M, Patel KD, Goodey E. Mindfulness-based stress reduction in relation to quality of life, mood, symptoms of stress, and immune parameters in breast and prostate cancer outpatients. Psychosom Med. 2003;Jul-Aug, 65(4):571-581.

Cox H, Tilbrook H, Aplin J, Semlyen A, Torgerson D, Trewhela A, Watt I. A randomised controlled trial of yoga for the treatment of chronic low back pain: results of a pilot study. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2010 Nov;16(4):187-93.

Ernst E. Breathing techniques — adjunctive treatment modalities for asthma? A systematic review. Eur Respir J. 2000;15(5):969-972.

Field T. Yoga clinical research review. Complement Ther Clin Pract. 2011 Feb;17(1):1-8. Epub ahead of print.

Galantino ML, Bzdewka TM, Eissler-Russo JL, et al. The impact of modified Hatha yoga on chronic low back pain: a pilot study. Altern Ther Health Med. 2004;Mar-Apr, 10(2):56-59.

Garfinkel MS, Singhal A, Katz WA, Allan DA, Reshetar R, Schumacher HR Jr. Yoga-based intervention for carpal tunnel syndrome: a randomized trial. JAMA. 1998;280(18):1601-1603.

Jorm AF, Christensen H, Griffiths KM, Rodgers B. Effectiveness of complementary and self-help treatments for depression. Med J Aust. 2002;176 Suppl:S84-96.

Kreitzer MJ, Snyder M. Healing the heart: integrating complementary therapies and healing practices into the care of cardiovascular patients. Prog Cardiovasc Nurs. 2002;17(2):73-80.

Labarthe D, Ayala C. Nondrug interventions in hypertension prevention and control. Cardiol Clin. 2002;20(2):249-263.

La Forge R. Mind-body fitness: encouraging prospects for primary and secondary prevention. J Cardiovascular Nurs. 1997;11(3):53-65.

Luskin FM, Newell KA, Griffith M et al. A review of mind/body therapies in the treatment of cardiovascular disease. Part 1: Implications for the elderly. Altern TherHealth Med. 1998;4:46-61.

Luskin FM, Newell KA, Griffith M et al. A review of mind/body therapies in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders with implications for the elderly. Altern TherHealth Med. 2000;6(2):45-56.

Mahajan AS, Reddy KS, Sachdeva U. Lipid profile of coronary risk subjects following yogic lifestyle intervention. Indian Heart J. 1999;51(1):37-40.

Malathi A, Damodaran A. Stress due to exams in medical students — role of yoga. Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 1999;43(2):218-224.

Manjunath NK, Telles S. Improved performance in the Tower of London test following yoga. Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 2001;45(3):351-354.

Manocha R, Marks GB, Kenchington P, Peters D, Salome CM. Sahaja yoga in the management of moderate to severe asthma: a randomised controlled trial. Thorax. 2002;57(2):110-115.

Miller JJ, Fletcher K, Kabat-Zinn J. Three-year follow-up and clinical implications of a mindfulness meditation-based stress reduction intervention in the treatment of anxiety disorders. Gen Hosp Psychiatry. 1995;17(3):192-200.

Miller AL. The etiologies, pathophysiology, and alternative/complementary treatment of asthma. Altern Med Rev. 2001;6(1):20-47.

Ott MJ. Yoga as a clinical intervention. Adv Nurse Pract. 2002;10(1):81-3, 90.

Pandya DP, Vyas VH, Vyas SH. Mind-body therapy in the management and prevention of coronary disease. Compr Ther. 1999;25(5):283-293.

Pettinati PM. Meditation, yoga, and guided imagery. Nurs Clin North Am. 2001;36(1):47-56.

Ray US, Mukhopadhyaya S, Purkayastha SS, et al. Effect of yogic exercises on physical and mental health of young fellowship course trainees.Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 2001;45(1):37-53.

Sahay BK, Sahay RK. Lifestyle modification in management of diabetes mellitus. J Indian Med Assoc. 2002 Mar;100(3):178-80

Sathyaprabha TN, Murthy H, Murthy BT.Efficacy of naturopathy and yoga in bronchial asthma–a self controlled matched scientific study. Indian J Physiol Pharmacol. 2001;45(1):80-86.

Silverberg DS. Non-pharmacological treatment of hypertension. [review] J Hypertens Suppl. 1990 Sep;8(4):S21-26.

Spicuzza L, Gabutti A, Porta C, Montano N, Bernardi L. Yoga and chemoreflex response to hypoxia and hypercapnia. Lancet. 2000;356(9240):1495-1496.

Steurer-Stey C, Russi EW, Steurer J. Complementary and alternative medicine in asthma: do they work? Swiss Med Wkly. 2002;132(25-26):338-344.

Wahbeh H. Mind-body interventions: applications in neurology. Neurology. 2008;70(24):2321-8.

Yang K. A review of yoga programs for four leading risk factors of chronic diseases. Evid Based Complement Alternat Med. 2007;4(4):487-91.