Yoga Exercise for Improving Balance in Patients With Subacute &ï¼£hronic Stroke


Phase N/A Results N/A

Trial Description

Hypothesis: This study investigated the hypothesis that subacute and chronic stroke patients who received a combination of yoga and traditional physiotherapy were getting more improvement in standing balance than traditional physiotherapy. And we also hypothesis yoga can improve post-stroke depression symtom.



  • Yoga Behavioral
    ARM 1: Kind: Experimental
    Label: Yoga training, Tradiational physiotherapy
    Description: Experimental Group(20 people) receive tradiational physiotherapy(4 times in a week, every time 1 hour), and 8-weeks yoga training(2 time in a week, every time 1 hour)

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Endpoint: Efficacy Study
  • Intervention: Parallel Assignment


Type Measure Time Frame Safety Issue
Primary Berg Balance Scale within 7 days after finish yoga therapy course No
Secondary Taiwanese Depression Questionnaire within 7 days after finish yoga therapy course No