T'ai Chi and rheumatoid arthritis

Author: Anonymous
Conference/Journal: American Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Date published: 1991
Other: Volume ID: 70 , Issue ID: 3 , Pages: 136-141 , Word Count: 42

No significant exacerbation of joint symptoms using this weight bearing system of exercises (Tai Chi) was observed. T'ai Chi exercises appear to be safe for RA patients...weight bearing exercises have the potential advantages of stimulating bone growth and strengthening connective tissue,