Table 4

Dropout, attendance and adverse events of the included studies

StudyDropoutIntervention fidelityAdverse events
Behere et al51Total 18% (20% yoga; 15% control)
Buttner et al39Total 11% (14% yoga; 7% control)
Field et al40Total 14%
Field et al41Total 25%
Hallgren et al56Total 22% (33% yoga; 11% control)
Ikai et al52Total 28%
Ikai et al53Total 9% (7% yoga; 5% control)0
Jindani et al4237.5% (all from yoga)
Lin et al, 201554Total 23.40%0
Mitchell et al43
Prathikanti et al44Total 44%Total 65% adherence rate (74% yoga; 51% control)0
Reinhardt et al45aTotal 48% –
Sarubin et al55Total 12%
Uebelacker et al46Total 15% (8% yoga; 22% control)Mean 8.9 (SD 5.1) classes attended/10 min (20 max)0
Uebelacker et al47Total 15%Average 92% fidelity of yoga instructor to intervention protocol, 18 item checklist (yoga group only)0
Van der Kolk et al491.6% yoga; 4.7% control
Varambally et al50Total 20%
Visceglia et al190
Weinstock et al48Total 22%Average 4.8 (SD 5.12) classes attended/10 min (20 max)0
  • –, not specified.