The Case Report of Korean Medical Treatment including Chuna on Post-operative State of Cervical Spine

전방경유 경추간판 제거 및 유합술 시행 환자에 대한 추나 치료를 포함한 한의학적 치료 치험 1예

  • Jo, Dong-Chan (Department of Rehabilitation Medicine of Korean Medicine, Cheongju Oriental Medicine Hospital, Daejeon University)
  • 조동찬 (대전대학교 청주한방병원 한방재활의학과)
  • Received : 2018.12.17
  • Accepted : 2019.01.04
  • Published : 2019.01.31


The purpose of this study is to report the effects of korean medical treatment including chuna after cervical surgery. We used acupuncture, chuna manual therapy, herbal medication on this patient and measured neck disability index (NDI) score, numerical rating scale (NRS) and cervical range of motion (ROM) to evaluate the treatment effects. Patient's NDI score and neck and upper extremity pain NRS were decreased and cervical ROM was increased.


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