Whole Body Vibration Studies

Evaluation of the Effects of a Training Programme for Patients With Prolonged Fatigue on Physiological Parameters and Fatigue Complaints
University of Amsterdam, Academic Medical Center Department, Coronel Institute of Occupational Health
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18842578
The Effect of 30Hz vs 50Hz passive vibration and duration on skin blood flow in the arm
Department of Physical Therapy.  Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18301353
Acute Effects of Whole-Body Vibration on Muscle Activity, Strength, and Power
Neuromuscular Laboratory Department of Health, Leisure & Exercise Science.  Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16686550
Power-Plate Stimulates Recovery After Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Rupture
Lutrina Klinik, Department of Knee Surgery, Kaiserslautern, Germany
http://www.vibratech.co.il/_Uploads/dbsAttachedFiles/174.-Power-Plate-stimulates-recovery-after-anterior-criacte-ligament-rupture.pdf
The Feasibility of Whole Body Vibration in Institutionalised Elderly Persons and its Influence on Muscle Performance, Balance and Mobility: A Randomised Controlled Trial
Gerontology, Free University of Brussels, Revalidation Sciences & Physical Therapy
http://www.springerlink.com/content/880215140079147l/
Effects of Whole Body Vibration Training on Different Devices on Bone Mineral Density
Institute of Medical Physics University of Erlangen-Nueremberg, Germany.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20980923
Efficiency of vibration exercise for glycemic control in type 2 diabetes patients
Institut für Physiologie und Anatomie, Deutsche Sporthochschule Köln, Germany and Trainingsinstitut Prof. Dr. Baum GmbH, Köln, Germany.  Trainingsinstitut Prof. Dr. Baum GmbH, Köln, Germany
http://www.medsci.org/v04p0159.htm
Effect of 6-month whole body vibration training on hip density, muscle strength, and postural control in postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled pilot study
Laboratory of Motor Control, Department of Kinesiology, Faculteit Lichamelijke Opvoeding en Kinesitherapie, Katholieke Universiteit, Leuven, Belgium
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15040822
Whole body vibration as an adjunct to static stretching
Brigham Young University, Human Performance Research Center
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20535662
Use of Vibration-Assisted Exercise in Fybromyalgia Patients
Danko M, Le, Vu, Todd, Carol, Waylonis, GW
http://www.powerplate.com/pdfs/technology/scientific/Danko2006-FibromyalgiaPatients.pdf
Whole-Body Vibration Induced Adaptation in Knee Extensors; Consequences of Initial Strength, Vibration Frequency, and Joint Angle
National Strength and Conditioning Association
http://journals.lww.com/nsca-jscr/Abstract/2007/05000/Whole_Body_Vibration_Induced_Adaptation_in_Knee.52.aspx
Effects of 6 weeks of periodized squat training with or without whole-body vibration on short-term adaptations in jump performance within recreationally resistance trained men
Neuromuscular Research Laboratory, Department of Health and Exercise Science, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18978620
Effects of whole-body vibration training on sprint running kinematics and explosive strength performance
Track and Field Unit, Department of Sport and Exercise Science, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
http://www.jssm.org/vol6/n1/5/v6n1-5pdf.pdf
Is Whole-Body Vibration (WBV) Exercise Or WBV Exercise Combined With Balance Exercise In Female Patients With Osteoarthritis In The Knee A Potential Rehabilitation Intervention?
Aaboe, J, Trans, T, Lund, H, Henriksen, M, Christensen, R, Danneskiold-Samsø, B, Bliddal, H & Kiens, B 2007
Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, vol. 15, Supplement C, pp. C219-C220.
Display strobing: An effective countermeasure against visual blur from whole-body vibration
Adelstein, BD, Kaiser, MK, Beutter, BR, McCann, RS & Anderson, MR 2013
Acta Astronautica, vol. 92, no. 1, pp. 53-64.
Whole-Body Vibration During Passive Standing in Individuals With Spinal Cord Injury: Effects of Plate Choice, Frequency, Amplitude, and Subject’s Posture on Vibration Propagation
Alizadeh-Meghrazi, M, Masani, K, Popovic, MR & Craven, BC 2012
PM&R, vol. 4, no. 12, pp. 963-975.
Acute effects of whole body vibration on directionality and reaction time latency of trunk muscles: The importance of rest and implications for spine stability
Arora, N & Grenier, SG 2013
Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, vol. 23, no. 2, pp. 394-401.
during whole body vibration
Avelar, NCP, Ribeiro, VGC, Mezêncio, B, Fonseca, SF, Tossige-Gomes, R, da Costa, SJ, Szmuchrowski, L, Gripp, F, Coimbra, CC & Lacerda, ACR 2013, ‘Influence of the knee flexion on muscle activation and transmissibility
Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, vol. 23, no. 4, pp. 844-850.
Predicting discomfort from whole-body vertical vibration when sitting with an inclined backrest
Basri, B & Griffin, MJ 2013
Applied Ergonomics, vol. 44, no. 3, pp. 423-434.
What are the clinical characteristics of patients improving their gait and body balance with whole body vibration? Results of a 3-month randomized controlled trial
Beaudart, C, Buckinx, F, Maquet, D, Crielaard, J-M, Reginster, J-Y & Bruyère, O 2013
European Geriatric Medicine, vol. 4, Supplement 1, p. S53.
Effects of 8 months of twice-weekly high versus low intensity whole body vibration on risk factors for hip fracture in postmenopausal women: A randomized controlled trial
Beck, BR & Norling, TL 2009
Bone, vol. 44, Supplement 1, pp. S70-S71.
Effects of combined whole-body vibration and resistance training on muscular strength and bone metabolism in postmenopausal women
Bemben, DA, Palmer, IJ, Bemben, MG & Knehans, AW 2010
Bone, vol. 47, no. 3, pp. 650-656.
Inflammation in a Murine Model
Berdel, HO, Moore, D, Davis, F, Liu, JY, Yin, H, Mozaffari, M, Yu, JC & Baban, B 2014, ‘The effect of Whole Body Vibration on Life Expectancy, Cell Damage and
Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 186, no. 2, p. 499.
Hémorragie intra-vitréenne et « whole-body vibration training » — une association ?
Bertschinger, DR & Dosso, A 2008
Journal Français d’Ophtalmologie, vol. 31, no. 8, pp. 790.e1-790.e3.
Objective and subjective responses of seated subjects while reading Hindi newspaper under multi axis whole-body vibration
Bhiwapurkar, MK, Saran, VH & Harsha, SP 2011
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 41, no. 6, pp. 625-633.
Changes in balance, functional performance and fall risk following whole body vibration training and vitamin D supplementation in institutionalized elderly women. A 6 month randomized controlled trial
Bogaerts, A, Delecluse, C, Boonen, S, Claessens, AL, Milisen, K & Verschueren, SMP 2011
Gait & Posture, vol. 33, no. 3, pp. 466-472.
individuals: A 1 year randomized controlled trial
Bogaerts, A, Verschueren, S, Delecluse, C, Claessens, AL & Boonen, S 2007, ‘Effects of whole body vibration training on postural control in older
Gait & Posture, vol. 26, no. 2, pp. 309-316.
Evaluation of whole-body vibration exposure using a fourth power method and comparison with ISO 2631
Boileau, P-E, Turcot, D & Scory, H 1989
Journal of Sound and Vibration, vol. 129, no. 1, pp. 143-154.
Back disorders and occupational exposure to whole-body vibration
Boshuizen, HC, Bongers, PM & Hulshof, CTJ 1990
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 55-59.
Trunk Neuromuscular Responses to a Single Whole-Body Vibration Session in Patients With Chronic Low Back Pain: A Cross-Sectional Study
Boucher, J-A, Abboud, J, Dubois, J-D, Legault, E, Descarreaux, M & Henchoz, Y 2013
Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, vol. 36, no. 9, pp. 564-571.
Modern therapeutic methods and high technology (Power Plate and resistance exercise) for osteoporosis hindered
Boughdadi, FA, Said, HA, Salama-Younes, M & Qatwan, NHS 2010
Journal of Men’s Health, vol. 7, no. 3, p. 286.
Transmission of whole body vibration in children while standing
Bressel, E, Smith, G & Branscomb, J 2010
Clinical Biomechanics, vol. 25, no. 2, pp. 181-186.
No Effects of Whole-Body Vibration Training on Muscle Strength and Gait Performance in Persons With Late Effects of Polio: A Pilot Study
Brogårdh, C, Flansbjer, U-B & Lexell, J 2010
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 91, no. 9, pp. 1474-1477.
No Specific Effect of Whole-Body Vibration Training in Chronic Stroke: A Double-Blind Randomized Controlled Study
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Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 93, no. 2, pp. 253-258.
Controlled whole body vibration to decrease fall risk and improve health-related quality of life of nursing home residents
Bruyere, O, Wuidart, M-A, Di Palma, E, Gourlay, M, Ethgen, O, Richy, F & Reginster, J-Y 2005
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 86, no. 2, pp. 303-307.
Impact of a 6-month training by whole body vibration on functional and motor abilities among nursing home residents observed over a 12-months period
Buckinx, F, Beaudart, C, Demonceau, M, Maquet, D, Crielaard, J-M, Reginster, J-Y & Bruyère, O 2013
European Geriatric Medicine, vol. 4, Supplement 1, pp. S54-S55.
Whole body vibration training improved balance and coordination of individuals with spinocerebellar /INS;ataxia
Chang, Y-J, Yeh, W-H, Chuang, Y-F, Hsu, M-J & Fang, C-Y 2013
Journal of the Neurological Sciences, vol. 333, Supplement 1, pp. e540-e541.
Chronic effects of whole-body vibration on jumping performance and body balance using different frequencies and amplitudes with identical acceleration load
Chen, C-H, Liu, C, Chuang, L-R, Chung, P-H & Shiang, T-Y 2014
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 107-112.
High-Frequency Whole-Body Vibration Improves Balancing Ability in Elderly Women
Cheung, W-H, Mok, H-W, Qin, L, Sze, P-C, Lee, K-M & Leung, K-S 2007
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 88, no. 7, pp. 852-857.
The training effects of 10 weeks whole body vibration (WBV) stimulus on Shan-shou athletes
Chuang, L-R & Shiang, T-Y 2007
Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 40, Supplement 2, p. S356.
Exercise in Young and Older People
Cochrane, DJ, Sartor, F, Winwood, K, Stannard, SR, Narici, MV & Rittweger, J 2008, ‘A Comparison of the Physiologic Effects of Acute Whole-Body Vibration
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 89, no. 5, pp. 815-821.
Postural stability after whole-body vibration exposure
Cornelius, KM, Redfern, MS & Steiner, LJ 1994
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 343-351.
Gravitational forces and whole body vibration: implications for prescription of vibratory stimulation
Crewther, B, Cronin, J & Keogh, J 2004
Physical Therapy in Sport, vol. 5, no. 1, pp. 37-43.
Gluteal muscle group activation vs. whole body vibration: What are the acute effects on explosive power?
Crow, J, Buttifant, D, Kearney, S & Hrysomallis, C 2010
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 13, Supplement 1, p. e102.
Short-term effect of whole-body vibration training on balance, flexibility and lower limb explosive strength in elite rhythmic gymnasts
Despina, T, George, D, George, T, Sotiris, P, Alessandra, DC, George, K, Maria, R & Stavros, K 2013
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Effect of whole body vibration on leg muscle strength after healed burns: A randomized controlled trial
Ebid, AA, Ahmed, MT, Mahmoud Eid, M & Mohamed, MSE 2012
Burns, vol. 38, no. 7, pp. 1019-1026.
Lumbar intradiscal pressure and whole-body vibration - first results
El-Khatib, A & Guillon, F 2001
Clinical Biomechanics, vol. 16, Supplement 1, pp. S127-S134.
Does whole-body vibration acutely improve power performance via increased short latency stretch reflex response?
Fernandes, IA, Kawchuk, G, Bhambhani, Y & Gomes, PSC 2013
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 16, no. 4, pp. 360-364.
Whole-body vibration augments resistance training effects on body composition in postmenopausal women
Fjeldstad, C, Palmer, IJ, Bemben, MG & Bemben, DA 2009
Maturitas, vol. 63, no. 1, pp. 79-83.
Simulation of surface EMG for the analysis of muscle activity during whole body vibratory stimulation
Fratini, A, Bifulco, P, Romano, M, Clemente, F & Cesarelli, M 2014
Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, vol. 113, no. 1, pp. 314-322.
The acute effects of different whole-body vibration amplitudes and frequencies on flexibility and vertical jumping performance
Gerodimos, V, Zafeiridis, A, Karatrantou, K, Vasilopoulou, T, Chanou, K & Pispirikou, E 2010
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 438-443.
The interaction between body position and vibration frequency on acute response to whole body vibration
Di Giminiani, R, Masedu, F, Tihanyi, J, Scrimaglio, R & Valenti, M 2013
Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, vol. 23, no. 1, pp. 245-251.
Effects of whole body vibration in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease - A randomized controlled trial
Gloeckl, R, Heinzelmann, I, Baeuerle, S, Damm, E, Schwedhelm, A-L, Diril, M, Buhrow, D, Jerrentrup, A & Kenn, K 2012
Respiratory Medicine, vol. 106, no. 1, pp. 75-83.
fitness in elderly people
Gómez-Cabello, A, González-Agüero, A, Ara, I, Casajús, JA & Vicente-Rodríguez, G 2013, ‘Effects of a short-term whole body vibration intervention on physical
Maturitas, vol. 74, no. 3, pp. 276-278.
Effects of a short-term whole body vibration intervention on bone mass and structure in elderly people
Gómez-Cabello, A, González-Agüero, A, Morales, S, Ara, I, Casajús, JA & Vicente-Rodríguez, G 2013
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Effects of whole body vibration training on body composition in adolescents with Down syndrome
González-Agüero, A, Matute-Llorente, Á, Gómez-Cabello, A, Casajús, JA & Vicente-Rodríguez, G 2013
Research in Developmental Disabilities, vol. 34, no. 5, pp. 1426-1433.
Measurement and evaluation of whole-body vibration at work
Griffin, MJ 1990
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 6, no. 1, pp. 45-54.
Effects of horizontal whole-body vibration on reading
Griffin, MJ & Hayward, RA 1994
Applied Ergonomics, vol. 25, no. 3, pp. 165-169.
Acute bone response to whole body vibration in pre-pubertal boys
Harrison, RC, Ward, K, Horne, C & Bishop, NJ 2011
Bone, vol. 48, Supplement 2, p. S270.
Estimation of disc compression during transient whole-body vibration
Hinz, B, Blüthner, R, Menzel, G & Seidel, H 1994
Clinical Biomechanics, vol. 9, no. 4, pp. 263-271.
Case study: Use of vibration therapy in the treatment of diabetic peripheral small fiber neuropathy
Hong, J, Barnes, MJ & Kessler, NJ 2011
International Journal of Diabetes Mellitus, viewed 6 February 2014, .
Nonlinear dual-axis biodynamic response of the semi-supine human body during longitudinal horizontal whole-body vibration
Huang, Y & Griffin, MJ 2008
Journal of Sound and Vibration, vol. 312, no. 1-2, pp. 273-295.
Comparison of absolute magnitude estimation and relative magnitude estimation for judging the subjective intensity of noise and vibration
Huang, Y & Griffin, MJ 2014
Applied Acoustics, vol. 77, pp. 82-88.
A preliminary study on whole-body vibration and resistance training on bone remodeling and exercise metabolism in young women
Humphries, B & Fenning, A 2010
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 12, Supplement 2, p. e117.
Rapidly Emerging Role of Whole Body Vibration Therapy in the Management of Neurologic Diseases Besides Polio
Kapoor, S 2011
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 92, no. 4, p. 677.
Whole-body vibration training improves flexibility, strength profile of knee flexors, and hamstrings-to-quadriceps strength ratio in females
Karatrantou, K, Gerodimos, V, Dipla, K & Zafeiridis, A 2013
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 16, no. 5, pp. 477-481.
Specific whole-body shifts induced by frequency-modulated vibrations of human plantar soles
Kavounoudias, A, Roll, R & Roll, J-P 1999
Neuroscience Letters, vol. 266, no. 3, pp. 181-184.
Varying whole body vibration amplitude differentially affects tendon and ligament structural and material properties
Keller, BV, Davis, ML, Thompson, WR, Dahners, LE & Weinhold, PS 2013
Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 46, no. 9, pp. 1496-1500.
Effects of Fitness and Vibration Training on Muscle Quality: A 1-Year Postintervention Follow-Up in Older Men
Kennis, E, Verschueren, SM, Bogaerts, A, Coudyzer, W, Boonen, S & Delecluse, C 2013a
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 94, no. 5, pp. 910-918.
Long-Term Impact of Strength Training on Muscle Strength Characteristics in Older Adults
Kennis, E, Verschueren, SM, Bogaerts, A, Van Roie, E, Boonen, S & Delecluse, C 2013b
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, vol. 94, no. 11, pp. 2054-2060.
Whole body vibration therapy for painful diabetic peripheral neuropathy: A pilot study
Kessler, NJ & Hong, J 2013
Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 518-522.
Effects of 12 weeks treadmill training plus whole body vibration on biochemical markers and physical performances in postmenopausal women
Kitisomprayoonkul⁎, W & Siwapituk, W 2010
Bone, vol. 47, Supplement 1, p. S209.
Subjective reactions to whole-body vibration of short duration
Kjellberg, A & Wikström, B-O 1985
Journal of Sound and Vibration, vol. 99, no. 3, pp. 415-424.
Whole Body Vibration — a new therapeutic approach to improve muscle function in CF?
Van Koningsbruggen, S, Semler, O, Schoemu, E & Rietschel, E 2006
Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, vol. 5, Supplement 1, p. S14.
The effectiveness of a single session of Whole-Body Vibration in improving the balance and the strength in type 2 diabetic patients with mild to moderate degree of peripheral neuropathy: A pilot study
Kordi Yoosefinejad, A, Shadmehr, A, Olyaei, G, Talebian, S & Bagheri, H 2014
Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies, vol. 18, no. 1, pp. 82-86.
Mechanical vibration inhibits osteoclast formation by reducing DC-STAMP receptor expression in osteoclast precursor cells
Kulkarni, RN, Voglewede, PA & Liu, D 2013
Bone, vol. 57, no. 2, pp. 493-498.
Transmission of vertical whole-body vibration with different frequencies and postures in healthy young adults
Lam, FMH, Liu, KP, Lam, CY, Cheung, SH & Pang, MYC 2013
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, vol. 31, no. 2, pp. 106-107.
A Randomized Controlled Trial to Investigate the Feasibility and Clinical Efficacy of Whole Body Vibration Therapy in Modifying Bone Metabolism and Neuromotor Performance in Individuals with Chronic Stroke
Lau, RWK, Yip, SP & Pang, MYC 2011
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, vol. 29, no. 2, p. 99.
Whole-body vibration alters proprioception in the trunk
Li, L, Lamis, F & Wilson, SE 2008
International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 38, no. 9-10, pp. 792-800.
Efficacy of whole-body vibration training on body function, activity, and participation poststroke: A systematic review
Liao, L-R, Huang, MZ, Lam, FMH & Pang, MYC 2013a
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, vol. 31, no. 2, p. 106.
Acute effects of whole body vibration on leg muscle activity, oxygen consumption and heart rate in individuals with chronic stroke
Liao, L-R, Ng, GYF, Jones, AYM & Pang, MYC 2013b
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, vol. 31, no. 1, pp. 49-50.
Comparison of Balance Ability Between Patients With Type 2 Diabetes and With and Without Peripheral Neuropathy
Lim, K-B, Kim, DJ, Noh, J, Yoo, J & Moon, J-W 2013
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P350 WHOLE BODY VIBRATION EXERCISE FOR PATIENTS WITH KNEE OSTEOARTHRITIS (OA): A COMPARISON OF TWO DEVICES AND A CONTROLGROUP
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The Effects of Whole Body Vibration on Physical and Physiological Capability in Special Populations
Madou, KH & Cronin, JB 2008
Hong Kong Physiotherapy Journal, vol. 26, no. 1, pp. 24-38.
Evaluation of subjective responses to whole-body vibration exposure: Effect of frequency content
Maeda, S, Mansfield, NJ & Shibata, N 2008
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Apparent mass and head vibration transmission responses of seated body to three translational axis vibration
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International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 42, no. 3, pp. 268-277.
Whole-body vibration increases upper and lower body muscle activity in older adults: Potential use of vibration accessories
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Vibration in a Murine Model
Masoumy, M, Yu, JC, Wenger, KH, Liu, JY, Hsieh, ST, Baban, B & Mozaffari, MS 2013, ‘Attenuating the Inflammatory Changes of Type 2 Diabetes with Whole Body
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Nonlinear subjective and biodynamic responses to continuous and transient whole-body vibration in the vertical direction
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Effect of Whole-Body Vibration Therapy on Health-Related Physical Fitness in Children and Adolescents With Disabilities: A Systematic Review
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Review of the effects of translational whole-body vibration on continuous manual control performance
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Vibration training: benefits and risks
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Whole-body vibration transmissibility in supine humans: Effects of board litter and neck collar
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Whole body vibration training for children with cystic fibrosis
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Journal of Cystic Fibrosis, vol. 11, Supplement 1, p. S105.
The effect of whole body vibration exposure on muscle or bone morphology and function in older adults: A systematic review of the literature
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The addition of whole-body vibration to a lifestyle modification on arterial stiffness in overweight and obese women
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Feasibility of using whole body vibration as a means for controlling spasticity in post-stroke patients: A pilot study
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Safety and severity of accelerations delivered from whole body vibration exercise devices to standing adults
Muir, J, Kiel, DP & Rubin, CT 2013
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Non-linear dual-axis biodynamic response to vertical whole-body vibration
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A model of the vertical apparent mass and the fore-and-aft cross-axis apparent mass of the human body during vertical whole-body vibration
Nawayseh, N & Griffin, MJ 2009
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Whole-body vibration improves walking function in individuals with spinal cord injury: A pilot study
Ness, LL & Field-Fote, EC 2009
Gait & Posture, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 436-440.
Evaluation of reaction time performance and subjective workload during whole-body vibration exposure while seated in upright and twisted postures with and without armrests
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International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics, vol. 38, no. 5-6, pp. 499-508.
THE INFLUENCE OF WHOLE-BODY VIBRATION AND IGF-I ON MUSCLE PARALYSIS-INDUCED BONE DEGRADATION
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population exposed to whole body vibration?
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Applied Ergonomics, vol. 39, no. 6, pp. 779-785.
Lumbar back muscle activity of helicopter pilots and whole-body vibration
De Oliveira, CG, Simpson, DM & Nadal, J 2001
Journal of Biomechanics, vol. 34, no. 10, pp. 1309-1315.
The effect of whole body vibration exposure on muscle function in cystic fibrosis patients—A pilot efficacy trial
Orr, R, O’Keefe, K, Selvadurai, H, Cooper, P, Munns, C & Singh, MF 2010
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 13, Supplement 1, pp. e102-e103.
Whole-body vibration knowledge survey of U.S. occupational safety and health professionals
Paschold, HW & Sergeev, AV 2009
Journal of Safety Research, vol. 40, no. 3, pp. 171-176.
Evidence review: Whole body vibration training—Evidence based exercise or fitness fad?
Patterson, K & Barker, A 2010
Journal of Science and Medicine in Sport, vol. 13, Supplement 1, pp. e103-e104.
Platform accelerations of three different whole-body vibration devices and the transmission of vertical vibrations to the lower limbs
Pel, JJM, Bagheri, J, van Dam, LM, van den Berg-Emons, HJG, Horemans, HLD, Stam, HJ & van der Steen, J 2009
Medical Engineering & Physics, vol. 31, no. 8, pp. 937-944.
enhancement in human knee extensors
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Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, vol. 20, no. 6, pp. 1186-1195.
type 2 diabetes
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