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Know the Evidence Meta Study Review

“Know the Evidence” Meta Study Review

  • The legitimacy of any healthcare intervention is grounded by research evidence. The ‘Know the Evidence’ resource is commentary on the most current systematic reviews and meta-analyses rather than the reporting of individual studies.
  • Systematic reviews and meta-analyses are among the top level of the hierarchy of research evidence. They provide a comprehensive review of all relevant studies on a particular clinical or health-related topic/question.
  • This paper is intended to inform our membership and the public on the most current evidence of effectiveness of qigong (and tai chi practiced as qigong) therapy.
  • ‘Know the Evidence’ is a service of the National Qigong Association, Research and Education Committee


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Tools for Teachers - Respected Organizations Endorse Qigong

The NQA Research and Education Committee is happy to provide this handout for qigong instructors to use in support of qigong programs.

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Evidence Based Practice: Part 2 The Proof

The NQA Research and Education Committee is happy to present the second part of series on Evidence Based Practice to help qigong instructors understand and apply research in their practice.

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Evidence Based Practice: Part 1 Know the Basics

The NQA Research and Education Committee is happy to present the first part in a series to help qigong instructors understand and apply research findings in their practice.

 

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Qigong Institute

Please explore this valuable collection of research on qigong at www.QigongInstitute.org. The Qigong Institute is a quality partner of the NQA for promoting qigong excellence.

MEDITATION CAN CHANGE YOUR BRAIN

From the NQA Research and Education Committee

MEDITATION CAN CHANGE YOUR BRAIN

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