The relationship between flow experience and sense of coherence: A 1-year follow-up study

Kenji Iida, Yuko Oguma

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This study examined the relationship between flow experience and sense of coherence in 279 tai chi practitioners aged 67.9 ± 7.9 years, with a 1-year follow-up questionnaire. Our results suggest that tai chi improves sense of coherence in older adults, beginners, and long-term practitioners.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)91-97
Number of pages7
JournalHolistic Nursing Practice
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Mar 1



  • cross-lagged effects model
  • flow experience
  • sense of coherence
  • tai chi

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Complementary and alternative medicine
  • Advanced and Specialised Nursing

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