This article presents a systematic review of the literature pertaining to the use of yoga in stroke rehabilitation. In addition, we present the results of a small pilot study designed to explore the hypothesis that a Kundalini yoga practice of 12 weeks would lead to an improvement in aphasia as well as in fine motor coordination in stroke patients.
- Language: English
- Target / Subjects: 3 participants who attended yoga classes twice a week for 12 weeks
- Author: Holly Lynton, Benjamin Kligler, Samuel Shiflett
- Date Published / Reference: Top Stroke Rehabil. 2007 Jul-Aug;14(4):1-8. Review. doi: 10.1310/tsr1404-1
- Covered Diseases: Aphasia, Stroke