About the Authors

Kun Hyung Kim
Department of Acupuncture and Moxibustion Medicine, Korean Medicine Hospital, Yangsan, South Korea

Jae Cheol Kong
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, College of Korean Medicine, Wonkwang University, Iksan, South Korea

Jun-Yong Choi
Department of Korean Medical Science, School of Korean Medicine, Pusan National University, Yangsan, South Korea

Tae-Young Choi, Myeong Soo Lee
Medical Research Division, Korea Institute of Oriental Medicine, Daejeon, South Korea

Byung-Cheul Shin
Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, School of Korean Medicine, Pusan National University, Yangsan, South Korea

Steve McDonald
Australasian Cochrane Centre, School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Corresponding Author

drmslee@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KHK SM. Performed the experiments: KHK JCK JYC TYC. Analyzed the data: KHK JCK JYC TYC BCS SM MSL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JCK TYC SM. Wrote the paper: KHK.