Effects of the Tui-na and Thai Massage Techniques on Vascular Arterial Compliance in Middle-aged Korean Men

  • So-Hyung KANG Dept. of Sports and Wellbeing, Arts & Sports, Hanyang University, Ansan-si, Korea
  • Il-Kon KIM Dept. of Sports and Health Management, Mokwon University, Dae-jeon, Korea
  • Eun-Ju CHOI Dept. of Physical Education, Daegu Catholic University, Gyeongsan, Korea
  • Wi-Young SO Sports and Health Care Major, Korea National University of Transportation, Chungju-si, Korea
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Abstract

Effects of the Tui-na and Thai Massage Techniques on Vascular Arterial Compliance in Middle-aged Korean Men

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Published
2018-02-03
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KANG S-H, KIM I-K, CHOI E-J, SO W-Y. Effects of the Tui-na and Thai Massage Techniques on Vascular Arterial Compliance in Middle-aged Korean Men. IJPH. 47(2):292-4.
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