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Table. 4.

Table. 4.

Barriers to seeking Korean Medicine treatments in sports injuries (non-exclusive, N=276)

 BarriersNPercentage
Lack of knowledge18265.9
Credibility of Korean Medicine treatment15254.3
Unfamiliar to usage of Korean Medicine for sports related injuries12444.9
Little opportunity11441.3
Preference to conventional treatment10237.0
Hard to get a recognised confirmation6925.0
Safety concerns4315.6
High expenses3111.2
Long consultation hours279.8
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