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21. The Health Promoting Mindfulness or Qigong Educational Programs for Beneficial Lifestyle Changes of Cancer Survivors. (Abstract)

The Health Promoting Mindfulness or Qigong Educational Programs for Beneficial Lifestyle Changes of Cancer Survivors. This study used heart rate variability (HRV) to monitor levels of cancer-related fatigue (CRF) and quality of life (QOL) of cancer survivors subjected to program measures at different psychosomatic or functional levels. A longitudinal study was conducted at a cancer center in Taiwan. Fifty-two cancer survivals were randomly assigned to either the mindfulness group (n = 25 (...) ) or the Qigong group (n = 27). Both groups received a 12-week mindfulness and Qigong programs, respectively. Improvements in CRF, QOL, and HRV after a 12-week program and at the 3-month follow-up point. For the long-term effects in both mindfulness and Qigong groups, CRF showed a significant downward trend (p < 0.05), but a significant upward trend was observed in HRV (p < 0.001). Mindfulness and Qigong exhibited different effectiveness in individuals, indicating that the mental and physical aspects

2019 Journal of cancer education : the official journal of the American Association for Cancer Education Controlled trial quality: uncertain

22. Effects of Qigong practice in office workers with chronic non-specific low back pain: A randomized control trial. (Abstract)

Effects of Qigong practice in office workers with chronic non-specific low back pain: A randomized control trial. To investigate the effects of Qigong practice, Guan Yin Zi Zai Gong level 1, compared with a waiting list control group among office workers with chronic nonspecific low back pain (CNLBP).A randomized controlled trial was conducted at offices in the Bangkok Metropolitan Region. Seventy-two office workers with CNLBP were screened for inclusion/exclusion criteria (age 20-40 years (...) ; sitting period more than 4 h per day) and were allocated randomly into two groups: the Qigong and waiting list groups (n = 36 each). The participants in the Qigong group took a Qigong practice class (Guan Yin Zi Zai Gong level 1) for one hour per week for six weeks at their workstation. The participants were encouraged to conduct the Qigong exercise at home every day. The waiting list group received general advice regarding low back pain management. The primary outcomes were pain intensity, measured

2019 Journal of bodywork and movement therapies Controlled trial quality: uncertain

23. The health effects of Baduanjin exercise (a type of Qigong exercise) in breast cancer survivors: A randomized, controlled, single-blinded trial. (Abstract)

The health effects of Baduanjin exercise (a type of Qigong exercise) in breast cancer survivors: A randomized, controlled, single-blinded trial. This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of Baduanjin exercise, which is a traditional Chinese Qigong exercise, in breast cancer survivors to assess its efficacy for physical and psychological rehabilitation.The study was a single-blinded randomized controlled trial. Eighty-six subjects were randomly assigned to the intervention (n = 46

2019 European journal of oncology nursing : the official journal of European Oncology Nursing Society Controlled trial quality: uncertain

24. A 12-week Baduanjin Qigong exercise improves symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis: A randomized controlled trial. (Abstract)

A 12-week Baduanjin Qigong exercise improves symptoms of ankylosing spondylitis: A randomized controlled trial. Therapeutic exercises are considered effective treatments for ankylosing spondylitis(AS). Current study aimed to evaluate efficacy and safety of Baduanjin qigong, a traditional Chinese exercise, for treatment of AS in a pilot RCT setting.A total of 60 patients were randomly assigned, at a 1:1 ratio, to receive a 12-week Baduanjin qigong training(exercise group) or maintain (...) stiffness; exercise group also exhibited higher patient global assessment scores(P = 0.04).Baduanjin qigong exercise appeared to improve AS symptoms.Copyright © 2018. Published by Elsevier Ltd.

2019 Complementary Therapies in Clinical Practice Controlled trial quality: uncertain

25. Dao Yin (a.k.a. Qigong): Origin, Development, Potential Mechanisms, and Clinical Applications. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Dao Yin (a.k.a. Qigong): Origin, Development, Potential Mechanisms, and Clinical Applications. Dao Yin is a form of exercise combining physical movements, mental focus, and breathing originated in ancient China. In this review, we introduce the history in the development and the scope of Dao Yin, the relationship between Dao Yin with Taoist culture and Qigong, and the potential mechanisms of how Dao Yin promotes health and alleviate illnesses. Empirical research studies using Dao Yin

2019 Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine (eCAM)

26. Qigong and Tai Chi as Therapeutic Exercise: Survey of Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses Addressing Physical Health Conditions. (Abstract)

Qigong and Tai Chi as Therapeutic Exercise: Survey of Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses Addressing Physical Health Conditions. Many researchers are interested in the Eastern therapeutic exercise of qigong and tai chi, performed as qigong. A review of systematic studies through April 2010 found evidence supporting tai chi as effective for preventing falls, improving psychological health, and promoting healthy aging.The review intended to provide an updated survey of recent systematic reviews (...) to establish the current-2016-level of scientific evidence assessing the therapeutic benefits of qigong exercise for clinical applications related to physical health.The data sources included PubMed, SCOPUS, and CINAHL, using the major terms qigong OR tai chi AND review. Studies were included in the review if they (1) were systematic reviews and meta-analyses; (2) had been published as full text in the English language; (3) were published between January 2010 and December 2016; (4) had tai chi or qigong

2019 Alternative Therapies in Health & Medicine

27. Breath Qigong Improves Recognition in Seniors With Vascular Cognitive Impairment. (Abstract)

Breath Qigong Improves Recognition in Seniors With Vascular Cognitive Impairment. Vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) or vascular dementia is widely considered to be the second-most-common cause of dementia after Alzheimer's disease, accounting for 20% of cases. Little is known about the effectiveness of breath qigong for seniors suffering from VCI or dementia.For seniors with VCI, the study aimed to compare the benefits of qigong practice, cognitive training, and qigong practice + cognitive (...) training in improving cognitive function, memory, executive function, and daily problem-solving ability.The study was a randomized, controlled pilot study that used a prospective design with repeated measures.The study took place at the Tianjin Medical University General Hospital (Tianjin, China).Participants were 93 patients with VCI at a clinic at the hospital.The participants were randomly assigned to 1 of 3 groups: (1) qigong practice, an intervention group; (2) cognitive training, a positive

2019 Alternative Therapies in Health & Medicine

28. The effects of qigong on anxiety, depression, and psychological well-being: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The effects of qigong on anxiety, depression, and psychological well-being: a systematic review and meta-analysis Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

2013 DARE.

29. The efficacy of Guolin-Qigong on the body-mind health of Chinese women with breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial. (Abstract)

The efficacy of Guolin-Qigong on the body-mind health of Chinese women with breast cancer: a randomized controlled trial. This study was to evaluate the efficacy of a complementary Chinese treatment modality Guolin-Qigong (GLQG) for patients with breast cancer on the body-mind health.A randomized controlled clinical trial was conducted among 158 women with breast cancer. Subjects were randomized to receive GLQG (test group) versus a physical stretching program (control group) following

2018 Quality of life research : an international journal of quality of life aspects of treatment, care and rehabilitation Controlled trial quality: uncertain

30. [Health Qigong Wuqinxi improves hydrogen proton magnetic resonance spectra in prefrontal cortex and hippocampus in college students with mild depression]. (Abstract)

[Health Qigong Wuqinxi improves hydrogen proton magnetic resonance spectra in prefrontal cortex and hippocampus in college students with mild depression]. To investigate the effects of health Qigong Wuqinxi exercise on mild depression in college students and analyze the changes in hydrogen proton magnetic resonance spectra (1H-MRS) in the prefrontal cortex and hippocampus after the exercise.Fifty-eight volunteer college students, including 30 with mild depression and 28 healthy students, were (...) randomized into the intervention group and non-intervention group. The students in the intervention group were asked to practice health Qigong Wuqinxi training for 12 weeks and those in the non-intervention group did not engage in such training. For each subject, BECK Depression Self-reported questionnaire (BDI), Hamilton Depression rating scale (HAMD) score, and the metabolic parameters of 1H-MRS in the prefrontal cortex and hippocampus were evaluated before and after the intervention.Before

2018 Nan fang yi ke da xue xue bao = Journal of Southern Medical University Controlled trial quality: uncertain

31. Qigong intervention for breast cancer survivors with complaints of decreased cognitive function. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Qigong intervention for breast cancer survivors with complaints of decreased cognitive function. The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate the feasibility of an 8-week Qigong intervention to improve objectively and subjectively assessed cognitive function in breast cancer survivors who were 2 months to 8 years post completion of chemotherapy and radiation therapy.A randomized, single-blind, three-arm intervention pilot was conducted to compare Qigong to gentle exercise and survivorship (...) adherence ranged from 44 to 67%. The a priori established rate of 75% weekly attendance was not achieved, nor was the goal of 75% adherence to home practice for the two exercise groups (7 to 41%). Self-report of cognitive function improved most for the Qigong group (p = .01). Improvement was demonstrated for the Trail Making A (gentle exercise, p = .007) and F-A-S verbal fluency (support group, p = .02) tests. Qigong participants reported the most reduction of distress (p = .02).The study results

2018 Supportive care in cancer : official journal of the Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer Controlled trial quality: uncertain

32. [Chan-Chuang Qigong Improves Exercise Capacity, Depression, and Quality of Life in Patients With Heart Failure]. (Abstract)

[Chan-Chuang Qigong Improves Exercise Capacity, Depression, and Quality of Life in Patients With Heart Failure]. Evidence-based research has shown the effects of traditional Chinese exercise on exercise capacity, depression, and quality of life in patients with cardiovascular disease. However, the effects of Chan-Chuang qigong on the physical and psychological status and on the quality of life of these patients are unknown.To investigate the effects of Chan-Chuang qigong on exercise capacity (...) , depression, and quality of life in patients with heart failure.A randomized controlled study with repeated measures was conducted. One hundred participants with heart failure were recruited from a teaching medical center in Taiwan. Permuted block randomization was used to randomly assign the participants to either the Chan-Chuang qigong group, which received Chan-Chuang qigong intervention for three-months, or the control group. The outcome variables included six-minute walk distance, depression

2018 Hu li za zhi The journal of nursing Controlled trial quality: uncertain

33. Effect of Health Qigong Mawangdui Daoyinshu on Blood Pressure of Individuals with Essential Hypertension. (Abstract)

Effect of Health Qigong Mawangdui Daoyinshu on Blood Pressure of Individuals with Essential Hypertension. 27401850 2018 08 21 2018 08 21 1532-5415 64 7 2016 07 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society J Am Geriatr Soc Effect of Health Qigong Mawangdui Daoyinshu on Blood Pressure of Individuals with Essential Hypertension. 1513-5 10.1111/jgs.14218 Chen Dezhi D Department of Wushu, Beijing Sport University, Beijing, China. eng Letter Randomized Controlled Trial United States J Am Geriatr Soc (...) 7503062 0002-8614 IM Blood Pressure physiology Essential Hypertension therapy Female Humans Male Middle Aged Qigong Quality of Life 2016 7 13 6 0 2016 7 13 6 0 2018 8 22 6 0 ppublish 27401850 10.1111/jgs.14218

2018 Journal of the American Geriatrics Society Controlled trial quality: uncertain

34. The effect of Baduanjin qigong combined with CBT on physical fitness and psychological health of elderly housebound. Full Text available with Trip Pro

The effect of Baduanjin qigong combined with CBT on physical fitness and psychological health of elderly housebound. To investigate the effectiveness of Baduanjin qigong combined with cognitive-behavior therapy (CBT) on the physical fitness and psychological health of elderly housebound.The 120 elderly housebound were randomly divided into 3 intervention groups: Baduanjin training, Baduanjin training combined with CBT, and CBT. The interventions were conducted by means of home visits over 6

2018 Medicine Controlled trial quality: uncertain

35. Effects of Qigong, Tai Chi: Acupuncture and Tuina on Cancer-Related Fatigue for Breast Cancer Patients: A protocol of systematic review and meta-analysis

Effects of Qigong, Tai Chi: Acupuncture and Tuina on Cancer-Related Fatigue for Breast Cancer Patients: A protocol of systematic review and meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

36. The effect of qigong for pulmonary function and quality of life in patients with COVID-19: a meta-analysis

The effect of qigong for pulmonary function and quality of life in patients with COVID-19: a meta-analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated files

2020 PROSPERO

37. A systematic review with meta-analysis of the effect of mind-body interventions (Tai Chi, Yoga and Qigong) on the psychological health and well-being of the general population.

A systematic review with meta-analysis of the effect of mind-body interventions (Tai Chi, Yoga and Qigong) on the psychological health and well-being of the general population. Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability

2020 PROSPERO

38. Effect of traditional Qigong exercise on Ankylosing spondylitis: a protocol of systematic review and meta- analysis

Effect of traditional Qigong exercise on Ankylosing spondylitis: a protocol of systematic review and meta- analysis Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content of this registration record, any associated

2020 PROSPERO

39. Effect of Tai Chi and Qigong exercise on psychological well-being of university students: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Effect of Tai Chi and Qigong exercise on psychological well-being of university students: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

40. Effect of Qigong on Blood Pressure Reduction: A Systematic Review with Meta-analysis and Trial Sequential Analysis of randomized controlled trials

Effect of Qigong on Blood Pressure Reduction: A Systematic Review with Meta-analysis and Trial Sequential Analysis of randomized controlled trials Print | PDF PROSPERO This information has been provided by the named contact for this review. CRD has accepted this information in good faith and registered the review in PROSPERO. The registrant confirms that the information supplied for this submission is accurate and complete. CRD bears no responsibility or liability for the content

2020 PROSPERO

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