Effects of Yogic Practices on Physiological and Haematological Variables among Peptic Ulcer Diseased Persons


The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of yogic practices on physiological and haematological variables among peptic ulcer diseased persons. To facilitate the study 30 peptic ulcer diseased persons, were selected from various hospitals, Chennai as subjects between the age group 30-40 years. In this study yogic practices were given to experimental group and control group was not given any type of training. The subjects were given respective training for the period of six weeks. The pre test was taken from the persons before administering the training. The subjects were involved with their training for a period of six weeks. The subjects were monitored throughout the sessions. At the end of the six weeks training post test with respect to pulse rate and Hemoglobin were measured using the standardized tests and methods. The significant difference between the means of the experimental group and control group for the pre test and post test scores were determined by‘t’ test. The level of significance was fixed at 0.05 level of confidence. The result of this study proved that significant differences were recorded due to six weeks of yogic therapy for peptic ulcer diseased persons. Experimental group namely yogic practice group have achieved significant improvement as compared to control group towards improving the selected criterion variable such as pulse rate and hemoglobin.

Author Name : Dr.S.Selvalakshmi

Keywords: Yogic Practice, Peptic Ulcer, Haematological Variables.