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Postoperative Rehabilitation of Foot Fracture in Korean Medicine Treatment: Clinical Case Report
족부 골절수술 후 한방 재활치료의 효과: 증례보고
- Park, Na-Ri (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, Daegu Korean Medicine Hospital of Daegu Haany University) ;
- Lee, Yun-Jin (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, Daegu Korean Medicine Hospital of Daegu Haany University) ;
- Ahn, Hee-Duk (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, Daegu Korean Medicine Hospital of Daegu Haany University) ;
- Yang, Doo-Hwa (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, Daegu Korean Medicine Hospital of Daegu Haany University)
- 박나리 (대구한의대학교 부속 대구한방병원 한방재활의학과) ;
- 이윤진 (대구한의대학교 부속 대구한방병원 한방재활의학과) ;
- 안희덕 (대구한의대학교 부속 대구한방병원 한방재활의학과) ;
- 양두화 (대구한의대학교 부속 대구한방병원 한방재활의학과)
- Received : 2019.06.16
- Accepted : 2019.07.04
- Published : 2019.07.31
The objective of this study is to propose postoperative rehabilitation for foot fracture in Korean Medicine and to report its effectiveness. There were three patients who were got foot fracture surgery received korean medicine with acupuncture, herbal medicine, cupping and exercise treatment. Patients were evaluated numeric rating scale (NRS), range of motion (ROM), American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) ankle hindfoot score, foot function index (FFI) and EuroQol-5 dimension (EQ-5D) index. Case 1 and 2 were improved NRS from 6 to 3. Case 3 was improved NRS from 5 to 2. These cases were improved ROM in all directions, AOFAS score, FFI, EQ-5D and walking status. This study suggest that Korean medicine rehabilitation could be effective for patients who have received foot fracture operation.
Foot, Fracture;Rehabilitation;American Orthopaedic Foot Ankle Society score;Korean medicine
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