Development of Korean Medicine Health Promotion Program for Short Stature Children

소아 성장 한의약건강증진프로그램 개발

  • Jang, Soobin (Daegu Haany University, College of Korean Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine) ;
  • Lee, Johyun (Daegu Haany University, College of Korean Medicine) ;
  • Park, Seokyung (Daegu Haany University, College of Korean Medicine) ;
  • Lee, Boram (Department of Clinical Korean Medicine, Graduate School, Kyung Hee University)
  • 장수빈 (대구한의대학교 한의과대학 예방의학교실) ;
  • 이조현 (대구한의대학교 한의학과) ;
  • 박서경 (대구한의대학교 한의학과) ;
  • 이보람 (경희대학교 대학원 임상한의학과)
  • Received : 2022.02.26
  • Accepted : 2022.04.12
  • Published : 2022.04.30


Objectives : The aim of this study was to introduce the development process of Korean medicine health promotion program for short stature children that is suitable for applied at public health center. Methods : The draft of health promotion program was developed through literature search of previous similar programs and advice of several experts. A small conference targeted public health Korean medicine doctors was also held to introduce the developed program and discuss for improvements. Results : The details of 12-week of Korean medicine health promotion program for children growth are as follows: 4-week of taking herbal medicines (Yukmijihwang-tang or Yukgunja-tang), contactless counseling with Korean medicine doctor, self-care home kit consisting of Sogeonjung-tang tea leaf, Sogeonjung-tang with Cervi Parvum Cornu extract, ear acupressure stick, finger chuna manual, growth diary, and jump rope. Conclusions : This health promotion program can help to increase the height of children and self-esteem of children with short stature as well as decrease the stress of parents.



본 연구는 보건복지부의 재원으로 한국보건산업진흥원의 보건의료기술연구개발사업 지원에 의하여 이루어진 것임(과제고유번호: HF20C0103 및 HF21C0096).


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