Vol. 4, Issue 2, Part A (2016)
Clinical study for the evaluation of mental concentration enhancing effects of an ayurveda drug and Panchakarma in children
Author(s): Sumeet Goel, Renu Mishra, Nisha Kumari Ojha, Abhimanyu Kumar
Abstract: Poor mental concentration is being identified as one of the important cause of academic under achievement.Ayurveda may prove beneficial in improving mental concentration in a safe and effective way. To provide an update of the practical application of Ayurveda compound Kalyana leha and shirodhara procedure in management of poor mental concentration in children, a randomized placebo control study was done. Group A with Kalyana leha have shown highly significant improvement in IQ level, reaction time and on Wechsler Intelligence Scale For Children (WISC) scale, Group B as placebo group have non-significant improvement in all parameters whereas Group C with Shirodhara Procedure was also significant in all parameters but in intergroup comparison Group A was more significant than Group B and C both. Mental concertation can be enhanced effectively with Ayurveda drugs and procedures which can prove to be a key for better school performance among children.
How to cite this article:
Sumeet Goel, Renu Mishra, Nisha Kumari Ojha, Abhimanyu Kumar. Clinical study for the evaluation of mental concentration enhancing effects of an ayurveda drug and Panchakarma in children. Int J Herb Med 2016;4(2):17-20.