Skip to main content

Table 5 P values for comparison of each intervention with pre and post phase

From: An explorative study of metabolic responses to mental stress and yoga practices in yoga practitioners, non-yoga practitioners and individuals with metabolic syndrome

Phases Yoga practitioner Non-Yoga practitioner Metabolic syndrome patients
NC1 vs MAST <.001* .001* .001*
MAST vs NC2 <.001* .009* NS
NC2 vs ANB <.001* .001* NS
ANB vs NC3 <.001* .007* NS
NC3 vs KB < .001* < .001* < .001*
KB vs NC4 < .001* .006* .003*
NC4 vs MED < .001* .002* .008*
MED vs NC5 NS NS NS
  1. Phases: NC = Neutral condition; MAST = Mental Arithmetic Stress Test; ANB = Alternate Nostril Breathing; KB = Kapalbhati Breathing; Med = Meditation;
  2. NS = Not Significant; * = p values significant.