The Effects of PNF Technique Versus Trunk Exercise Program on the Pain, Disability and Balance in Chronic LBP Patients

만성 요통환자에 대한 PNF와 체간운동프로그램이 통증, 기능장애 및 균형에 미치는 효과

  • 전혜진 (대전을지대학병원 물리치료실) ;
  • 이문환 (한국국제대학교 물리치료학과)
  • Published : 2009.12.28


This study was conducted to compare the PNF and Trunk Exercise Program has effectiveness on the pain, disability, static and dynamic balance in chronic low back pain patients. To evaluate the effects of exercise, subjects were evaluated by using VAS for pain, Oswestry disability index for disability, One leg stand test for static balance and Balance System for dynamic balance test. Pain, Oswestry disability index, One leg stand test, and Dynamic balance test in PNF had statistical significance than Trunk exercise program(p<0.05). So this results were suggested that the lifting and chopping pattern of PNF was effective on pain, disability and balance in chronic low back pain patients.


PNF;Trunk Exercise;Low Back Pain;Lifting;Chopping


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