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New entries for the application area muscle and bone

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Background: Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD) is caused by a defective gene located on the X-chromosome, responsible for the production of the dystrophin protein. Complications in the musculoskeletal system ha weiter...

Author: Eloá Moreira-Marconi, Danubia C Sá-Caputo, Carla F Dionello, Eliane O Guedes-Aguiar, Cintia R Sousa-Gonçalves, Danielle S Morel, Laisa L Paineiras-Domingos, Patricia L Souza, Cristiane R Kütter, Rebeca G Costa-Cavalcanti, Glenda Costa, Patricia C Paiva, C
Source: Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med, 2017; 14(S): 2-10
Keywords: Metastudie
Doc-ID: 4475,
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Muscle abnormalities in osteogenesis imperfecta.

Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is mainly characterized by bone fragility but muscle abnormalities have been reported both in OI mouse models and in children with OI. Muscle mass is decreased in OI, even when shor weiter...

Author: Veilleux LN, Trejo P, Rauch F
Source: J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 2017; 17(2): 1-7, PMID: 28574406
Keywords: pQCT Muscle
Doc-ID: 4474,
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Whole Body Vibration Training Lowers Serum Creatine Kinase Levels in Boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

We aimed to describe the effects of whole body vibration training on serum creatine kinase and motor function in two brothers with Duchenne muscular dystrophy using standardized measurements. Whole body vibrati weiter...

Author: Mah JK, Wong J, Chiu A, Ramage B, Khan A
Source: JCCR, 2014; 4(2): 1000334
Keywords: DMD, Duchenne, Creatine Kinase
Doc-ID: 4470,
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Cardiopulmonary response during whole-body vibration training in patients with severe COPD.

Several studies in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) have shown that whole-body vibration training (WBVT) has beneficial effects on exercise capacity. However, the acute cardiopulmonary weiter...

Author: Gloeckl R, Richter P, Winterkamp S, Pfeifer M, Nell C, Christle JW, Kenn K
Source: ERJ Open Res, 2017; 3(1): , PMID: 28326310
Keywords: COPD
Doc-ID: 4469,

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Muscle power in children, youth and young adults who acquired HIV perinatally.

OBJECTIVES: To compare muscle power between youth who acquired HIV perinatally and HIV unexposed uninfected (HUU) youth. METHODS: We assessed muscle power (relative to body mass, Pmax/mass), muscle force normal weiter...

Author: Macdonald EtaMu, Nettlefold L, Maan EJ, Cote H, Alimenti A
Source: J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 2017; 17(2): 27-37, PMID: 28574409
Doc-ID: 4455,
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Changes in muscle cross-sectional area, muscle force, and jump performance during 6 weeks of progressive whole-body vibration combined with progressive, high intensity resistance training.

OBJECTIVES: We hypothesized that progressive whole-body vibration (WBV) superimposed to progressive high intensity resistance training has greater effects on muscle cross-sectional area (CSA), muscle force of l weiter...

Author: Rosenberger A, Beijer A, Johannes B, Schoenau E, Mester J, Rittweger J, Zange J
Source: J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact, 2017; 17(2): 38-49, PMID: 28574410
Doc-ID: 4450,
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Immediate Effect of a Single Session of Whole Body Vibration on Spasticity in Children With Cerebral Palsy.

OBJECTIVE: To investigate the immediate effect of a single session of whole body vibration (WBV) on lower extremity spasticity in children with cerebral palsy (CP). METHODS: Seventeen children with spastic CP weiter...

Author: Park C, Park ES, Choi JY, Cho Y, Rha DW
Source: Ann Rehabil Med, 2017; 41(2): 273-278, PMID: 28503461
Keywords: Vibration, Muscle spasticity, Cerebral palsy, CP, MAS, MTS, GMFCS
Doc-ID: 4447,
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BACKGROUND: Patients with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) have abnormal bone modelling and resorption. The bone tissue adaptation and responsivity to dynamic and mechanical loading may be of therapeutic use under weiter...

Author: Sa-Caputo DC, Dionello CDF, Frederico EHFF, Paineiras-Domingos LL, Sousa-Goncalves CR, Morel DS, Moreira-Marconi E, Unger M, Bernardo-Filho M
Source: Afr J Tradit Complement Altern Med, 2017; 14(3): 199-208, PMID: 28480432
Keywords: OI
Doc-ID: 4443,

Clinical Studies

What"s the secret behind the benefits of whole-body vibration training in patients with COPD? A randomized, controlled trial.

BACKGROUND: Several studies have shown that whole-body vibration training (WBVT) improves exercise capacity in patients with severe COPD. The aim of this study was to investigate the determinants of improved e weiter...

Author: Gloeckl R, Jarosch I, Bengsch U, Claus M, Schneeberger T, Andrianopoulos V, Christle JW, Hitzl W, Kenn K
Source: Respir Med, 2017; 126(): 17-24, PMID: 28427544
Doc-ID: 4434,

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Static postural control in youth with osteogenesis imperfecta type I

Objective: To assess static postural control in eyes-open and eyes-closed conditions in 4 individuals with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) type I as compared to typically developing (TD) 5 individuals. The secon weiter...

Author: Pouliot-Laforte A, LemayM , Rauch F, Veilleux LN
Keywords: Posturography
Doc-ID: 4424,

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Associations of muscle force, power, cross-sectional muscle area and bone geometry in older UK men.

BACKGROUND: Ageing is associated with sarcopenia, osteoporosis, and increased fall risk, all of which contribute to increased fracture risk. Mechanically, bone strength adapts in response to forces created by m weiter...

Author: Zengin A, Pye SR, Cook MJ, Adams JE, Rawer R, Wu FCW, O"Neill TW, Ward KA
Source: J Cachexia Sarcopenia Muscle, 2017; doi:10.1002/jcsm.12198: , PMID: 28474432
Doc-ID: 4425,
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Feasibility and safety of whole-body vibration therapy in intensive care patients.

We read with great interest the article by Wollersheim and colleagues who examined whole-body vibration (WBV) in intensive care unit patients [1]. Hemodynamic characteristics were monitored during WBV applicati weiter...

Author: Alter P, Boeselt T, Nell C, Spielmanns M, Kenn K, Koczulla AR
Source: Crit Care, 2017; 21(1): 91, PMID: 28403903
Doc-ID: 4416,
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Whole-Body Vibration Training During a Low Frequency Outpatient Exercise Training Program in Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Patients: A Randomized, Controlled Trial.

BACKGROUND: The aim of the study was to investigate whether whole-body vibration training (WBVT) can be applied beneficially within an outpatient low frequency exercise program. METHODS: In a prospective, cont weiter...

Author: Spielmanns M, Gloeckl R, Gropp JM, Nell C, Koczulla AR, Boeselt T, Storre JH, Windisch W
Source: J Clin Med Res, 2017; 9(5): 396-402, PMID: 28392859
Keywords: COPD
Doc-ID: 4417,
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Measuring Muscle and Fat with Peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomography: Precision, Annual Changes, Monitoring Intervals, and Associations with Fall Status in Older Adults

Objectives: The overall aim of this thesis was to investigate the precision error, annual changes, and monitoring time intervals of muscle and fat outcomes measured by peripheral quantitative computed tomograp weiter...

Author: Andrew William Frank-Wilson
Source: Thesis, 2015;
Doc-ID: 4411,

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The recommendations of the WHO suggested intervention thresholds for assessment of fracture risks and consecutive treatment in postmenopausal women. Large continuous efforts are undertaken to adjust for probl weiter...

Author: P. Schneider
Source: Osteoporosis Update 2010 Nova Science Publishers, Inc., 2010;
Keywords: ISBN 978-1-61668-787-8
Doc-ID: 4413,