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Year : 2013  |  Volume : 34  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 36-41

Clinical efficacy of Eranda Muladi Yapana Basti in the management of Kati Graha (Lumbar spondylosis)

1 Ayurveda Physician, Barberyn Ayurveda Resorts, Beruwala, Sri Lanka
2 Associate Professor and I/C Head, Department of Panchakarma, Institute for Graduate Teaching and Research in Ayurveda, Gujarat Ayurved University, Jamnagar, Gujarat, India
3 Professor, Department of Kaya Chikitsa, JS Patel Ayurved Mahavidyalaya, Nadiad, Gujarat, India

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K P Damayanthie Fernando
C/o K. P. G. Fernando Esqr, 520/1, Susilarama Road, Malabe
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None

DOI: 10.4103/0974-8520.115444

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Low back pain affects approximately 60-85% of adults during some point of their life and 10% of this is because of Lumbar Spondylosis (LS). Kati Graha which is correlated with LS is a degenerative condition affecting the discs, vertebral bodies, and/or associated joints of the lumbar spine. In current study, assessment of Eranda Muladi Yapana Basti in the management of Kati Graha with special reference to LS has been attempted . 23 patients of either sex in the age between 20 to 65 years having signs and symptoms of LS were selected and were administered Yapana Basti for a period of 15 days. Highly significant results were observed and improvement in cardinal symptoms of Kati Graha was observed. It also provided highly significant results in improving Oswestry Disability Index Scale, range of movements and pain intensity This procedure appears to provide good clinical improvement in pacifying pure Vataja or Vata Kaphaja type of Kati Graha.

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