Whole body vibration for the promotion of bone growth in postmenopausal women

Record ID 32012000576
Authors' recommendations: Whole body vibration (WBV) therapy is used to stimulate bone growth. WBV platforms have been used and promoted as a muscle-building and bone-strengthening device in the areas of fitness, sports, and physical therapy. More recently, it has been evaluated as a procedure to promote bone growth in postmenopausal women.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2012
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Not Assigned
Country: United States
MeSH Terms
  • Vibration
  • Bone Development
Organisation Name: HAYES, Inc.
Contact Address: 157 S. Broad Street, Suite 200, Lansdale, PA 19446, USA. Tel: 215 855 0615; Fax: 215 855 5218
Contact Name: saleinfo@hayesinc.com
Contact Email: saleinfo@hayesinc.com
Copyright: 2012 Winifred S. Hayes, Inc
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