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Journal of the Korean Academy of Rehabilitation Medicine 1992;16(4):364-369.
Effect of patient education and OPD-based short-term exercisetherapy in ankylosing spondylitis.
Kim, Jin Ho , Kwon, Yong Wook
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine
강직성 척추염에서의 환자교육 및 외래차원의 단기 운동치료 효과
김진호, 권용욱
서울대학교 의과대학 재활의학교실
Abstract

We assessed the effects of patient education and OPD-based short-term exercise therapy in ankylosing spondylitis. The subjects of this study were 25 patients with confirmed ankylosing spondylitis by New York criteria who had visited Seoul National University Hospital from March, 1992 to July, 1992. We have made two sessions of patient education and self exercise therapy for 4 weeks on OPD base.

The results were as follows:

1) There were significant improvements in pain, nocturnal awakenings, morning stiffness, functional status, forward flexion of trunk, and lateral flexion of trunk.

2) The treatment outcome were poor as the disease duration increase.

Key Words: Ankylosing spondylitis, Education, Exercise, Duration
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