Use of qi gong in health maintenance in asia: Lessons for the US
Conclusion: The use of Qi gong is prevalent in Asia mainly for the purpose of health maintenance. Through the regulation of the vital energy, qi gong can be used as a fitness routine or help treat a wide range of chronic health problems. For the Untied States, it could be integrated into the current health care system to improve efficacy and efficiency.
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Other professions or practice related to public health
Provision of health care to the public
Social and behavioral sciences
Describe the state of the use of qi gong in health care in Asia. Analyze the conceptual framework of qi gong for health maintenance. Explain its application in prevention and intervention.
Keyword(s): Alternative Medicine/Therapies, Alternative Medicine/Therapies
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