Table 1: Overview of identified studies.

First Author [Study-ID]YearFatigue condition 𝑁 (analyzed)Yoga styleControl intervention(s)Duration of treatmentMethodological quality*InstrumentSMD SD

Bower et al. [4]2011Breast cancer31IyengarHealth education class12 weeks4FSI0.950.14
Carson et al. [16]2009Breast cancer30Yoga awarenessWaiting list8 weeks4Diary0.930.09
Chandwani et al. [17]2010Breast cancer61PatanjaliWaiting list6 weeks3BFI0.660.07
Littman et al. [18]2011Breast cancer63HathaWaiting list24 weeks3FACT-F−0.010.06
Vadiraja et al. [19]2009Breast cancer75Asanas, PranayamaSupportive counseling6 weeks3EORTC0.740.24
Banasik et al. [20]2011Breast cancer14IyengarWaiting list8 weeks2Cella’s FACT-B1.620.24
Danhauer et al. [21]2009Breast cancer27Asanas, PranayamaWaiting list10 weeks2FACT-F0.510.14
Moadel et al. [22]2007Breast cancer128HathaWaiting list12 weeks2FACT-F0.050.03
Carson et al. [23]2010Fibromyalgia50Yoga awarenessWaiting list8 weeks4FIQ-R0.260.08
Cohen [24] 2004Lymphoma39TibetanWaiting list7 weeks4BFI0.000.10
Manocha et al. [25]2002Asthma59SahajaRelaxation, group discussion, CBT16 weeks4POMS
Oken et al. [26]2004Multiple sclerosis57IyengarWaiting list/Exercise class + stationary bike24 weeks4MFI0.630.31
Oken et al. [27]2006Healthy135HathaWaiting list/Exercise class + walking24 weeks4MFI0.030.21
Speca et al. [28]2000Different types of cancer90Yoga stretchesWaiting list7 weeks3POMS0.380.21
Yurtkuran et al. [29]2007Dialysis40AsanasStandard therapy12 weeks3VAS0.010.07
Khalsa et al. [30]2011Healthy121Yoga education classPhysical education class11 weeks2POMS0.480.11
Sareen et al. [31]2007Chronic pancreatitis52IyengarStandard therapy12 weeks2SF-361.360.30
Berger et al. [32]1992Healthy50HathaSwimming14 weeks1POMS0.930.09
Velikonja et al. [33]2010Multiple sclerosisnrHathaSports climbing10 weeks1MFI0.290.14

*Jadad score.