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This is a prospective, pragmatic, assessor-blind, randomized controlled trial to explore the effectiveness of an adjuvant Chuna manual therapy (CMT) for cervicogenic dizziness of Dizziness Handicap Inventory (DHI) ≥ 16 at baseline. Participants will be randomized and allocated to either CMT combined with usual care (UC) group or UC group with 1:1 ratio. They will receive 12 sessions of CMT or UC treatment for 6 weeks. UC consists of physical therapy and patients education.
Chuna Manual Therapy, Usual care
Kyung Hee University Korean Medicine Hospital
Special Seoul City
Korea, Republic of
Not yet recruiting
Published on BioPortfolio: 2017-09-26T04:38:21-0400
Manual therapy reduces symptoms in patients with cervicogenic dizziness. The mobilization and manipulation of upper cervical spine are the most popular treatment in this patients. The Inte...
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