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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE Whole body vibration (WBV) training is a new approach which is currently discussed in the context of reducing the risk of osteoporotic fractures. The study was undertaken to determine the effect of one-year WBV exercise on bone mineral density (BMD) and the number of falls. METHODS 151 postmenopausal women (68.5 +/- 3.1 years)(More)
PURPOSE The effects of different types of whole body vibration (WBV) training on neuromuscular performance and body composition were determined in postmenopausal women. METHODS In the Erlangen Longitudinal Vibration Study II (ELVIS-II-Study) 108 postmenopausal women between 60 and 75 years of age (average 65.8 ± 3.5 years) were randomly assigned to one of(More)
A 22-year-old woman was treated for a hepatic lesion with a high suspicion of a liver adenoma at another hospital. The patient presented with unspecific abdominal pain. Further physical examination was unremarkable. A biopsy of the liver lesion revealed hepatic adenoma. Because of the increasing tumour size over a one-year period the patient was referred to(More)
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