The Relationship Between Cranial Near-InfraRed Oxygenation(NIRO) and Heart Rate Variability During Mental Exercise

2014-08-27 03:15:10 | BioPortfolio


The objective of this study is to investigate the effect of Tai Chi and Qigong practice on cranial oxyhaemoglobin level, blood pressures and autonomic nervous system responses.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Prospective


Tai Chi Practitioner


Cardiopulmonary and Exercise Physiology Laboratory, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Kong
Hong Kong




The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:10-0400

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