Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/25025
Title: Qigong exercise could reduce upper limb lymphedema and improve blood flow in breast cancer survivors
Authors: Fong, SSM
Ng, SSM 
Luk, WS
Chung, JWY
Tsang, WWN 
Keywords: Social services and welfare medical sciences
Issue Date: 2013
Publisher: Foundation for Rehabilitation Information
Source: Journal of rehabilitation medicine, 2013, v. s53, p. 423-424 How to cite?
Journal: Journal of rehabilitation medicine 
Abstract: OBJECTIVE: To investigate the effects of Qigong exercise on upper limb lymphedema, arterial resistance and blood flow velocity in postmastectomy breast cancer survivors. METHOD: Eleven breast cancer survivors with Qigong experience (mean age: 58.3±10.1 years) were assigned to the experimental group and 12 breast cancer survivors without Qigong experience (mean age: 53.8±4.2 years) were assigned to the control group. After baseline measurements were taken, the experimental group performed 18 Forms Tai Chi Qigong exercise for approximately 6 ...
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/25025
ISSN: 1650-1977
EISSN: 1651-2081
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