Kylie Barr

Evaluation of the effectiveness of intradialytic yoga for patients with End Stage Kidney Disease (ESKD) Kylie Barr

The aim of this study is to explore, measure and understand the patient experience, quality of life and health-related outcomes for patients with ESKD, with the goal of improving outcomes via the use of yoga mind body practices when compared with usual care. Results will be assessed qualitatively and quantitatively using psychological, physical and biological markers.

Publications

Barr K, Smith C, A., De Lacey SL. Participation in a randomised controlled trial of acupuncture as an adjunct to in vitro fertilisation: the views of study patients and acupuncturists. Eur J Integr Med. 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.eujim.2015.10.006.

Supervisor:

Prof. Caroline Smith

Co-supervisors:

Dr. Helen Healey

Dr. Bobby Cheema

Dr. Freya Macmillan