Acute Effects of Whole Body Vibration in Chronic Stroke


Phase N/A Results N/A

Summary of Purpose

Whole body vibration has been found to be useful in promoting bone health, balance, and muscle performance in older adults. The overall aim of the proposed study is to determine whether whole body vibration (WBV) has immediate beneficial effect in neuromotor performance in patients with stroke. It is hypothesized that a single session of WBV will induce significant improvement in leg muscle strength in people...

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Trial Milestones

The following dates are available for this trial. Trial information last updated on 26 November 2012.

1 Nov 2009 17 Sep 2010 1 Apr 2013 1 Jul 2013 1 Nov 2012 Unavailable
Start Date First Received 1st Completion Completion Verification Results

Trial Design

  • Allocation: Randomized
  • Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor)
  • Purpose: Treatment
  • Intervention: Crossover Assignment


  • Marco YC Pang, PhD

  • Ricky WK Lau, MSc