The Effects of Physical Therapy Intervention on Body Composition in Stroke Patients

물리치료 중재가 뇌졸중 환자의 신체조성에 미치는 영향

  • 강정일 (전주대학교 대체의학대학 물리치료학과)
  • Published : 2007.05.28


Purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of cerebrovascular accident patients who divided cerebral hemorrhage and cerebral infarction as a result of body composition. cerebral infarction patients of cerebrovascular accidents were observed the higher ratio than cerebrovascular hemorrhage patients. Experimental group were sixteen subjects who had received. We used experimental instruments such as inbody to measurement body composition. The result were as follows; 1. There was no significant difference between two groups regarding Change in body composition according to the come of onset. 2. Change in body composition according to the sex, the soft lean mass were significantly different (p<.05). But the other variations were not significantly different between two groups. 3. Regarding the change in body composition according to the region of paralysis, the soft lean mass differ significantly(p<.05). But the other variations did not differ significantly between two groups.