Download Poster (1.6 MB)
Purpose and Hypothesis:
The purpose of this systematic review was to determine the effects of a regular yoga program on balance in older adults. We hypothesized that a regular yoga program would improve balance and consequently reduce fall risk in the older adult population.
Yoga Practice, Improve Balance, Older Adults, Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas Jefferson University
Alfieri, SPT, Joanna; Barberio, SPT, RYT-500, Andrea; McCammitt, SPT, Rebecca; Reeder, SPT, Kevin; and Duff, PT, EdD, CHT, RYT-200, Susan, "Does Yoga Practice Improve Balance in Older Adults?" (2016). Department of Physical Therapy Capstone Posters. 1.