The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X   pISSN 1229-0475

The Journal of Korean Physical Therapy Indexed in /covered by CAS, KoreaScience & DOI/Crossref:eISSN 2287-156X pISSN 1229-0475

Table. 3.

Table. 3.

Participation working conditions

ItemManagerStaffp   ItemManagerStaffp   ItemManagerStaffp



Frequency (%)Frequency (%)Frequency (%)Frequency (%)Frequency (%)Frequency P (%)
Number of aquatic therapist0.000Aquatic therapy patient evaluation0.000Prevention
Total53 (100)86 (100)Implement30 (56.6)51 (59.3)Implement45 (84.9)-
Tool0.970Not implement23 (43.4)35 (40.7)Not implement8 (15.1)-
Neck collar23 (19.4)44 (16.2)Aquatic therapy medical fee0.034Prevention details-
Buoyancy waist belt20 (16.9)36 (13.3)National health insurance22 (50)62 (74.7)Refer to medical team by contraindicant17 (23.9)-
Aqua ling/lab12 (10.1)22 (8.1)Demonstration insurance (Industiral accident Car insurance)1 (2.3)3 (3.6)Patients and caregivers guidance on becal incontinence & vomiting31 (43.6)
Aqua noodle21 (17.7)57 (21.1)Non-reimbursement12 (27.3)12 (14.5)Wear clothes (watertproof cover, waterproof diaper etc)23 (32.5)-
Buoyancy barbells14 (11.8)28 (10.3)Voucher2 (4.5)3 (3.6)Other0 (0)-
Aqua ball2 (1.69)12 (4.4)The others7 (15.9)3 (3.6)water temperature & shade temperature-
Balance board or kickboard7 (5.93)20 (7.4)Emergency response education0.002Mean water temperature (°C)33.23± 2.35-
Weight cuff6 (5.0812 (4.4)Implement17 (33.3)39 (37.9)Mean indoor temperature (°C)26.85± 3.36
Aquatic game tool11 (9.3)22 (8.1)Not implement34 (66.7)64 (62.1)water temperature respondent13 (32.5)-
Other2 (1.6)17 (6.2)Emergency response time (hr)1.71± 1.172.99± 2.86Unknowingness water temperature8 (20)
Woman aquatic physical therapist0.000Special aquatic therapist0.002Unknowingness indoor temperature19 (47.5)-
Yes28 (52.8)64 (60.4)Positively necessary43 (81.1)84 (97.8)Therapy pool size-
No25 (47.2)42 (39.6)Negatively necessary3 (5.7)1 (1.1)width (mm)476.13± 337.71-
Women’s therapists method of menstruation0.146Unknowingness7 (13.2)1 (1.1)height (mm)550.05± 481.12-
Work17 (30.4)49 (40.6)Mainly used aquatic therapy techniquesdeep (mm)114.30± 38.44-
Put in substitute workers2 (3.6)5 (4.1)Yes44 (83.1)76 (76.8)0.197Therapy pool installation type-
No9 (16.9)23 (23.2)
Off duty5 (8.9)2 (1.6)Major uses of aquatic therapy techniquesAbove the ground18 (34)-
Other3 (5.4)2 (1.6)Halliwick30 (50.8)62 (72.1)0.021Below the ground31 (58.5)-
Nonreponse29 (51.4)63 (52.1)Bad ragaz ring method8 (13.6)22 (25.6)Floor height control4 (7.5)-
Women’s therapist’s menses manage in aquatic therapy0.532Watsu12 (20.3)0 (0)Therapy pool number-
Tempo14(26.9)31 (36.5)Ai-chi3 (5.1)0 (0)141 (77.4)-
menses control medecine0 (0)0 (0)AT&RI (Aqatic Therapy & Re-hab Institute)4 (6.8)0 (0)210 (18.8)-
Verbal instructions to outside pool0 (0)0 (0)The others2 (3.4)2 (2.3)31 (1.9)-
the others1 (1.9)5 (5.9)Infection control policyOver 41 (1.9)-
non-repsonse37 (71.2)49 (57.6)Related regulations36 (67.9)-Water purification system type-
Inconvenience of aquatic therapy0.030non-Related regulations12 (22.6)-Sand filter33 (66)-
Lack of understanding to treatment method3 (7.7)13 (14.4)Unknowingness5 (9.5)-Paper filter2 (4)-
Physical, physiological problem15 (38.5)33 (36.7)Water quality examination-Beam13 (26)-
Facility, environment problem19 (48.7)30 (33.3)self examination in institution26 (65)-Other2 (4)-
Safety incident management problem2 (5.1)14 (15.6)Outside specialized company14 (35)-Replacement cycle of water treatment system componet-
the others0 (0)0 (0)Water quality supervision-Under 6 month3 (6.4)-
Patient ageEngineer15 (30)-Under 1 year10 (21.3)-
Under 10 year34 (34)27 (27)0.122Physical therapist26 (52)-No replacement4 (8.5)-
10-20 year20 (20)18 (18)0.631Outside specialized company5 (10)-Unknowingness17 (36.1)-
30-40 year11 (11)11 (11)0.247the inside the others0 (0)-The others13 (27.7)-
50-60 year27 (27)31 (31)0.000the outside the others4 (8)-Mechanical system manager-
Over 70 year8 (8)13 (13)0.000Antiseptic-Engineer37 (69.9)-
Patient disease groupchlorination13 (56.5)-Physical therapist12 (22.6)-
Cerebrovascular disease60 (60.6)66 (66)0.000Effective microorganism1 (4.3)-Etc4 (7.5)-
Spinal cord injury9 (9.1)9 (9)0.786Agglutinant1 (4.3)-Aquatic exercise equipment possess-
Muscular skeletal disease10 (10.1)9 (9)0.005Salt6 (26.1)-Yes22 (42.3)-
Rare disease10 (10.1)8 (8)0.059Other2 (8.7)-No30 (57.7)-
the others10 (10.1)8 (8)0.000Whole drainage-Aquatic exercise equipmentAccessory equipment
Preference treatment area0.000Daily/Part7 (13.5)/19 (37.3)Under water treadmill20 (55.5)Ramp15 (23.2)
Cerebrovascular disease38 (77.5)62 (67.4)Weekly basis10 (19.2)/17 (33.3)Underwater bicycle9 (25)Stair22 (31.9)
Spinal cord injury2 (4)7 (7.7)Monthly basis19 (36.5)/4 (7.8)Aqua climber4 (11.1)Removable lift11 (15.9)
Muscular skeletal disease1 (2)11 (11.9)Yearly basis5 (9,6)/0Aqua strider2 (5.6)Fixed lift13 (18.8)
Rare disease6 (12.5)2 (2.2)Intermittent10 (19.2)/6 (11.7)Aqua rower1 (2.8)Ril type lift1 (1.5)
the others2 (4)10 (10.8)No drainage1 (1,9)/5 (9.8)The others0 (0)The others6 (8.7)

*Multiple responses to cumulative frequency

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