Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine / 2014 / Article / Tab 6

Research Article

A Comparative Analysis of Ethnomedicinal Practices for Treating Gastrointestinal Disorders Used by Communities Living in Three National Parks (Korea)

Table 6

Informant consensus factor (ICF) of the communities of three national parks.

DisordersJNPGNPHNPTotal

Abdominal pain0.88 0.94 0.81 0.92
Acute gastroenteritis0.83 0.60 0.78
Constipation0.88 0.99 0.91 0.93
Deficiency of intestinal function0.78 0.78
Diarrhea0.68 0.92 0.79 0.80
Dysentery0.40 0.93 1.00 0.86
Enteritis1.00 1.00
Enterotoxin++
Gastralgia1.00 1.00
Gastric cancer+0.95 1.00 +
Gastric ulcer+0.91
Gastritis0.82 0.79 1.00 0.77
Gastroenteric trouble0.78 0.95 0.75 0.92
Gastroptosis++
Heartburn0.85 0.85
Hema feces++
Hematemesis++
Hookworm+1.00 0.80
Indigestion0.83 0.96 0.70 0.94
Intestinal ailment1.00+0.50
Stomach cramp+1.00 0.80
Stomach problem0.40 0.851.00 0.80
Stomachic++
Vomiting+1.00 0.75

−: Ailments were not mentioned in each national park.
+: Below 0.40.