Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Patients with evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
General health 262 68
Stiffness/Spasticity 124 32
Fibromyalgia 57 19
Improve flexibility/strength 43 11
Stiffness 26 12
Improve mobility 23 7

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

side_effects of Yoga"

Severe
4
Moderate
10
Mild
29
None
124

Dosages

Most common dosages (by patients currently doing Yoga)
Dosage Patients
daily 34
weekly 24
1 hr weekly 25
2 hr weekly 27
1 hr daily 20
60 min weekly 36
90 min weekly 19
15 min daily 28
20 min daily 27
30 min daily 68
Why Patients Stopped Doing Yoga (multiple reasons could be selected)
Reason Patients
Other 58
I didn't have enough time 23
Expense 15
Not indicated 8
Side effects too severe 8
Doctor's advice 4
Did not seem to work 3
Course of treatment ended 2
Personal research 1
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Duration

Currently Doing Yoga
Duration Patients
0-1 month 1
1-3 months 4
3-6 months 2
6 months-1 year 12
1-2 years 14
2 years or more 141
Stopped Doing Yoga
Duration Patients
0-1 month 7
1-3 months 15
3-6 months 21
6 months-1 year 22
1-2 years 11
2 years or more 29
Adherence
Always
38 23%
Usually
73 44%
Sometimes
55 33%
Never
1 1%
Burden
Very
17 10%
Somewhat
40 24%
A little
59 35%
Not at all
51 31%
Cost
$200+
5 4%
$100-199
19 17%
$50-99
20 17%
$25-49
11 10%
< $25
60 52%
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27 patient evaluations for Yoga

Tulabee
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Tulabee
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: mild
Arms: mild
Chest: mild
Legs: mild
I am: g
I have:
Parkinson's

See Tulabee's full Yoga history

Feb 25, 2014 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Sometimes
  • Burden: Somewhat
Dosage: 5 min Daily
Advice & Tips: Sporadic.
Cost: < $25 monthly

Apr 18, 2013 (Started Jan 15, 2012)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Stiffness/Spasticity: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: A little
Dosage: 5 min Daily
Advice & Tips: From Oct2012 to April2012 I was unable to do the daily sun salutation, due to shoulder pain. The PT thinks it was probably the fall when i missed the step at JAn's party. It has not gone away. I felt it the other day when i slipped a little on an ice patch. I am doing the sun salutation again. Some evening in front of the TV i do many stretches.
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
Dawn Angel
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Dawn Angel
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
On
Mouth/throat: none
Arms: none
Chest: none
Legs: mild
I am: n
I have:
Parkinson's

See Dawn Angel's full Yoga history

Jul 24, 2013 (Started Apr 01, 2013)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Improve flexibility/strength: Moderate
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Usually
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 4 hr Weekly
Advice & Tips: Not only improves flexibility, it gives peace of mind and facilitates spiritual growth.
Cost: $200+ monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
ODO
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ODO
Sex: F
Data Quality: 3 stars
Sensation: Mild
Overall: None
Cognition: mild
Vision: none
Speech: none
Swallowing: none
Upper limb: mild
Walking: none
I am: n
I have:
MS

See ODO's full Yoga history

Jun 1, 2012 (Started Jul 04, 2011)

  • Perceived effectiveness for Fatigue: Slight
  • Side Effects: None
  • Adherence: Always
  • Burden: Not at all
Dosage: 20 min Daily
Cost: < $25 monthly

  • 0 helpful marks
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