- Volume 26 Issue 4
DOI QR Code
The Clinical Study on a Case of Fibromyalgia Syndrome Patient by Korean Medicine Treatment
섬유근통 환자의 한의학적 치료 효과 증례보고
- Lee, Ji-Young (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, College of Korean Medicine, Won-kwang University) ;
- Kim, Min-Su (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, College of Korean Medicine, Won-kwang University) ;
- Yeom, Seung-Ryong (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, College of Korean Medicine, Won-kwang University) ;
- Kwon, Young-Dal (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, College of Korean Medicine, Won-kwang University)
- 이지영 (원광대학교 한의과대학 한방재활의학과교실) ;
- 김민수 (원광대학교 한의과대학 한방재활의학과교실) ;
- 염승룡 (원광대학교 한의과대학 한방재활의학과교실) ;
- 권영달 (원광대학교 한의과대학 한방재활의학과교실)
- Received : 2016.09.19
- Accepted : 2016.10.10
- Published : 2016.10.31
The purpose of this study is to report a clinical progress of fibromyalgia syndrom patient treated by Korean Medicine treatment. The patient was treated with acupuncture, acupotomy, pharmacopuncture (Bee venom, Hwangryun, Hominis Placental), herbal medicine, moxibustion, cupping treatment. We measured Visual Analogue Scale (VAS), American College of Rheumatology Preliminary Diagnostic Criteria (ACR, 2010), Fibromyalgia Impact Qustionnaire (FIQ), and observed the change in body temperature using Digital Infrared Thermal Imaging (DITI). After Korean Medicine treatment, pain was controlled and VAS, ACR, FIQ were decreased. The result showed that Korean Medicine treatment is effective in fibromyalgia syndrome.
- Rehabilitation medicine of Korean Medicine. Korean Rehabilitaion Medicine. 4th ed. Seoul: Koonja Publishing Co. 2015:122-6.
- Chaitow L. Muscle Energy Techniques. 3th ed. Seoul: Koonja Publishing Co. 2008:69-70.
- Wall PD, Melzack R. TEXTBOOK OF PAIN I. seoul: Jungdam. 2002:679-97.
- Park W. Fibromyalgia. Korean J Medicine. 1998;55(4):812-25.
- Kim MC, Kim JS. The literature review of fibromyalgia syndrome. The Journal of Korean society of Physical Therapy. 2004;26(4):23-37.
- Kim ES, Shin MK, Kim TR, Oh JS, Ma YH, Lee YS. Fibromyalgia Syndrome Combined with Insomnia and Depression Disorder Managed with Korean Medical Treatment; A Case Report. J. Int. Korean Med. 2015;36(3):400-9.
- Lee EJ, Bang SP, Jo HJ, Kim KY, Kim ST, Park JS, Choi YM, Kim MS, Hwang CH, Chiang SY. A Clinical study on One case of a Patient with Fibromyalgia by Chuna Therapy and Traditional Korean Medicine Treatment. The Journal of Korea CHUNA Manual Medicine for spine & nerves. 2014;9(1):67-75.
- Bae YH, Jeon JY, Lim SJ, Lee CH, Kim HS, Kim HS, Song JH, Yeom SC, Kim MH. The Case Reports of Muscle Relaxation Pharmacopuncture for the Two Patients with Fibromyalgia. The Journal of Korea CHUNA Manual Medicine for spine & nerves. 2014;9(2):57-68.
- Kim MC, Kim SH. The Korean Journal of Oriental Medical Prescription. 2012;20(1):149-58.
- The Korean Orthopedic Association. Orthopedics. 6th ed. Seoul: The New medical journal. 2006:333-4.
- Yoon HW. A Study on the Clinical Characteristics of Female Patients with Fibromyalgia Syndrome Visiting a University Hospital during the Period of 2010-2014. The Graduate school of public health Ajou University. 2015:9-20.
- Snider RK. Essential of musculoskeletal care. 1st ed. Seoul: Hanuri. 1999:27-9.
- Lee DG. Flbromyalgia. Korea Clinical Neurophysiology. 2000;2(2):63-9.
- Seo CH. Flbromyalgia. Korean Journal of Medicine. 2003;64(3):330-2.
- Lee YH, Lee YW, Ko DG, Han KS, Jung YJ, Park YS, Jung SG, Kim JY. Psychiatric Characteristics of Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Korean Neuropsychiatric Association. 1996;35(4):849-60.
- Rene C. Soft tissue pain and disability 3th ed. Yeongmoon Publishing Co. 2001:64-71.
- Lee SS. Newer Diagnostic Criteria of Fibromyalgia and Its Clinical Implications. Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. 2011;18(3):153-60. https://doi.org/10.4078/jrd.2011.18.3.153
- Kim SH. Fibromyalgia Syndrome. Journal of Rheumatic Diseases. 2009;16(1):1-15. https://doi.org/10.4078/jkra.2009.16.1.1
- Han SS. The long-term Effects after Self-help Program for Fibromyalgia. Korean Society of Muscle and Joint Health. 2002;9(2):154-65.
- Zhu HZ. Acupotomy. Beijing: Chinese Medicine Publishing Company. 1992:9-42.
- Yoon YG. Donguibangje-wa-cheobanghaeseol. Seoul: Uiseongdang. 2007:730-3.
- Academic committee of korean pharmacopuncture institute. Pharmacopuncturology. Seoul: Elsevier Korea. 2011:215-6.
- Ann KB, Yoon CY. A Study of Diagnosis by Looking the Face by the Thermography. Journal of Korean Medicine Diagnostics. 2001(1):112-22.
- The Effect of Graston Technique and Chuna manual therapy combined with Korean Medical Treatment for fibromyalgia: A Case Report vol.34, pp.3, 2017, https://doi.org/10.13045/acupunct.2017098