The Effects of WBV on Muscle Stiffness and Reflex Activity in Stroke.

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Eligibility Criteria

Inclusion Criteria

1. Clinical diagnosis of chronic stroke,
2. Community-dwelling,
3. Medically stable,
4. Able to follow simple verbal instructions,
5. Able to stand with or without aids for at least 1.5 minutes

Exclusion Criteria

1. Other diagnoses of neurological conditions,
2. Significant musculoskeletal conditions (e.g. amputations),
3. Metal implants in the lower extremity or spine,
4. Injury history in the lower extremity,
5. Diagnosis of osteoporosis,
6. Vestibular disorders,
7. Peripheral vascular disease
8. Other serious illnesses or contraindications to exercise.