Category: Lifestyle Modifications
Qigong refers to practices that involve methods of working with Qi or energy within the body. It can help practitioners learn diaphragmatic breathing, a component of the relaxation response. Qigong is often associated with spirituality and is also seen as socially conducive when done with others.
|Purpose||Patients||Patients with evaluations||Perceived Effectiveness|
|Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome||2||0||
|ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)||1||0||
- Can't tell
|15 min daily||4|
|30 min daily||4|
|20 min daily||2|
|20minutes as needed||1|
|45minutes as needed||1|
|60 min weekly||1|
|10 min daily||1|
|90 min weekly||1|
Dosages based on patients currently using Qigong.