DOI: 10.5935/abc.20140149
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Abstract: The use of yoga as an effective cardiac rehabilitation in patients with chronic heart failure (CHF) remains controversial.We performed a meta-analysis to examine the effects of yoga on exercise capacity and health-related quality of life (HRQOL) in patients with CHF. Methods: We searched MEDLINE, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, Excerpta Medica database, LILACS, Physiotherapy Evidence Database, The Scientific Electronic Library Online, and Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health (from the …

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