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Table 3 Acupuncture and pharmacopuncture usage by principle diagnosis code

From: Usage report of pharmacopuncture in musculoskeletal patients visiting Korean medicine hospitals and clinics in Korea

Principle diagnosis code Number of patients Acupuncture (n (%)) Pharmacopuncture (n (%)) Principle diagnosis code Number of patients Acupuncture (n (%)) Pharmacopucture (n (%))
Inpatients Outpatients
Total 33,415 33,198 32,947 Total 373,755 318,764 289,860
M51 12,597 (37.7) 12,547 (99.6) 12,495 (99.2) S33 94,536 (25.3) 88,234 (93.3) 78,639 (83.2)
S33 7774 (23.3) 7726 (99.4) 7662 (98.6) M51 61,844 (16.5) 57,275 (92.6) 56,062 (90.7)
M54 2708 (8.1) 2684 (99.1) 2657 (98.1) M54 61,213 (16.4) 53,203 (86.9) 49,371 (80.7)
M50 2475 (7.4) 2461, (99.4) 2451 (99.0) S13 31,057 (8.3) 31,057 (93.5) 25,530 (82.2)
S13 1307 (3.9) 1297 (99.2) 1271 (97.2) M50 18,589 (5.0) 18,589 (93.5) 17,007 (91.5)
M48 695 (2.1) 692 (99.6) 690 (99.3) S93 9159 (2.5) 9159 (93.0) 6682 (73.0)
M17 561 (1.7) 557 (99.3) 553 (98.6) S83 7762 (2.1) 7762 (90.9) 4074 (80.7)
M47 539 (1.6) 536 (99.4) 531 (98.5) M25 7182 (1.9) 7182 (89.6) 3065 (81.4)
S83 461 (1.4) 455 (98.7) 450 (97.6) S43 6710 (1.8) 6710 (92.1) 6263 (82.2)
M25 433 (1.3) 431 (99.5) 430 (99.3) M48 5871 (1.6) 5871 (91.5) 5843 (88.2)
  1. M51: Other intervertebral disc disorders, S33: Dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of lumbar spine and pelvis, M54: Dorsalgia, S13: Dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments at neck level, M48: Other spondylopathies, M17: Gonarthorosis [arthrosis of knee], M47: Spondylosis, S83: Dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of knee, M25: Other joint disorders, NEC, S93: Dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments at ankle and foot level, S43: Dislocation, sprain and strain of joints and ligaments of shoulder girdle