An Evaluation of Yoga Therapy for Cervical Spondylosis
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|ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT04113473|
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : October 2, 2019
Last Update Posted : October 2, 2019
|Condition or disease||Intervention/treatment||Phase|
|Cervical Spondylosis Neck Pain||Other: Yoga Therapy||Not Applicable|
|Study Type :||Interventional (Clinical Trial)|
|Actual Enrollment :||62 participants|
|Intervention Model:||Parallel Assignment|
|Masking:||Single (Outcomes Assessor)|
|Primary Purpose:||Supportive Care|
|Official Title:||Effectiveness of Yoga Therapy for Neck Pain Relief in Patients With Cervical Spondylosis|
|Actual Study Start Date :||December 11, 2018|
|Actual Primary Completion Date :||July 12, 2019|
|Actual Study Completion Date :||August 30, 2019|
Experimental: Yoga Group
Experimental group received individualised yoga therapy twice a week for an hour for 12-weeks.
Other: Yoga Therapy
An hour of yoga therapy included loosening exercise (sukshma vyayama), yoga postures (asana), yoga breathing (pranayama), relaxation (shavasana) and meditation.
Each participant were given handouts to follow home practice sessions everyday for twice a day for at least 15 minutes.
No Intervention: Control Group
Control group were given education session and continued on usual care for 12-weeks.
- Neck pain [ Time Frame: Change from baseline to 12 weeks ]ain intensity was measured by a 10-cm VAS scale, with 0 = "no Pain" and 10 = "the worst imaginable pain
- Disability [ Time Frame: Change from baseline to 12 weeks ]Neck disability was measured using neck disability index (NDI) score
- Health related Quality of Life [ Time Frame: change from baseline to 12 weeks ]Short Form-36 assessed the Quality of life
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT04113473
|Pain Clinic, NMP Medical Research Institute|
|Jaipur, Rajasthan, India|
|Principal Investigator:||Neha Sharma, PhD||Yog-Kulam|
|Study Director:||Shekhar Sharma||NMP Medical Research Institute, India|
|Study Chair:||Jaydeep Joshi||Yog-Kulam|