A Case Report on Cervical Myelopathy Due to Disc Herniation Applied Chuna Treatment

추나요법을 적용한 추간판탈출증에 의한 경추척수증 환자 치험 1례

  • Yu, Jung-Suk (Department of Acupuncture & Moxibustion, Woosuk University Hospital of Oriental Medicine) ;
  • Lee, Hwi-Yong (Department of Acupuncture & Moxibustion, Woosuk University Hospital of Oriental Medicine) ;
  • Cho, Yi-Hyun (Department of Acupuncture & Moxibustion, Woosuk University Hospital of Oriental Medicine)
  • 유정석 (우석대학교 부속한방병원 침구과) ;
  • 이휘용 (우석대학교 부속한방병원 침구과) ;
  • 조이현 (우석대학교 부속한방병원 침구과)
  • Published : 2008.06.30

Abstract

Objects : This study was to report a clinical effect of Chuna Treatment for Cervical Myelopathy due to disc herniation. Methods : The patient was diagnosed as Cervical Myelopathy due to disc herniation through Cervical spine MRI and treated by cervical traction technique of Chuna Treatment with conservative management. JOA score(Japanese Orthopedic Association score), Recovery rate of Hirabayashi, VAS(Visual Analogue Scale), Dynamometer score, ROM(Range of Motion) and Motor weakness Grade were used. Results and Conclusion : JOA score, VAS, Dynamometer score, ROM and Motor weakness Grade were improved and Recovery rate was 100%.