A systematic review of the effect of laughter yoga on physical function and psychosocial outcomes in older adults


KURU ALICI N., Donmez A. A.

COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.41, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Review
  • Volume: 41
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ctcp.2020.101252
  • Journal Name: COMPLEMENTARY THERAPIES IN CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, ASSIA, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE

Abstract

Background: Laughter yoga is one of the increasingly used methods among complementary health approaches in the world. The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of laughter yoga on physical function and psychosocial outcomes in older adults.