Soo Kyung Bok

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OBJECTIVE To assess the effect of lower limb strength on falls and balance in community-dwelling elderly persons by a health status questionnaire, evaluation of lower limb strength and balance. METHOD A total of 86 subjects (age 69.8±5.3) were categorized into one of two groups, "Fallers" and "Non-fallers". Thirty one participants who had reported the(More)
BACKGROUND A talus control foot orthosis (TCFO) combines an inverted rigid foot orthosis (RFO) with a broad upright portion that rises well above the navicular to cover and protect the talonavicular joint. We sought to identify the therapeutic effect of TCFOs in children with flexible flatfoot. METHODS Flexible flatfoot was diagnosed in 40 children when(More)
PURPOSE We aimed to assess the improvement in stiffness in patients with postmastectomy lymphedema (PMLE) after intermittent pneumatic compression (IPC) using acoustic radiation force impulse (ARFI) imaging and evaluate the effects of different IPC pressures. METHODS We randomly assigned 45 patients with PMLE (stage II) to three groups based on the IPC(More)
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