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Comparison of pain and dysfunction level, range of motion of the neck before and after intervention between groups

Variables
(units)
Dynamic Taping group (n = 20) Sham Taping group
(n = 20)
t (p) F (p)
NRS
(point)
Pre 6.60 ± 1.19 6.75 ± 1.16 –0.403 (0.689) Group 0.581 (0.450)
Post 3.30 ± 0.97 3.60 ± 1.31 –0.819 (0.418) Time 211.491 (< 0.001)
t (p) –10.692 (< 0.001) –9.890 (< 0.001) Group x Time 0.114 (0.737)
NDI
(score)
Pre 18.75 ± 3.39 17.90 ± 2.73 0.874 (0.388) Group 0.062 (0.805)
Post 10.35 ± 2.48 11.65 ± 4.36 –1.160 (0.253) Time 193.010 (< 0.001)
t (p) –11.442 (< 0.001) –8.256 (< 0.001) Group x Time 4.157 (0.048)
Flexion
(angle)
Pre 47.89 ± 7.45 48.64 ± 4.98 –0.371 (0.713) Group 0.218 (0.644)
Post 54.39 ± 6.39 52.58 ± 5.19 0.986 (0.331) Time 45.384 (< 0.001)
t (p) 5.041 (< 0.001) 6.942 (< 0.001) Group x Time 1.192 (0.282)
Extension
(angle)
Pre 43.96 ± 8.58 42.89 ± 6.01 0.454 (0.653) Group 0.726 (0.400)
Post 49.15 ± 7.21 46.68 ± 6.55 0.805 (0.426) Time 24.271 (< 0.001)
t (p) 3.582 (0.002) 3.428 (0.003) Group x Time 0.592 (0.446)
Right rotation
(angle)
Pre 51.12 ± 8.52 50.65 ± 6.48 0.197 (0.845) Group 0.060 (0.807)
Post 52.87 ± 8.70 52.19 ± 5.74 0.289 (0.774) Time 18.956 (< 0.001)
t (p) 3.910 (0.001) 2.533 (0.020) Group x Time 0.072 (0.790)
Left rotation
(angle)
Pre 49.71 ± 6.58 47.99 ± 5.09 0.922 (0.362) Group 0.588 (0.448)
Post 51.60 ± 6.68 50.52 ± 5.21 0.568 (0.574) Time 22.701 (< 0.001)
t (p) 4.580 (< 0.001) 3.046 (0.007) Group x Time 0.478 (0.494)

Values are presented as mean ± standard deviation. NRS, numeric rating scale; NDI, neck disability index.

Phys. Ther. Korea 2022;29:1~10 https://doi.org/10.12674/ptk.2022.29.1.1
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