Effect of Whole-Body Vibration Training on Standing Balance and Muscle Strength in Children with Down Syndrome.

@article{Eid2015EffectOW,
  title={Effect of Whole-Body Vibration Training on Standing Balance and Muscle Strength in Children with Down Syndrome.},
  author={Mohamed Ahmed Mahmoud Eid},
  journal={American journal of physical medicine & rehabilitation},
  year={2015},
  volume={94 8},
  pages={633-43}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine whether whole-body vibration training could improve standing balance and muscle strength in children with Down syndrome. DESIGN This study was a randomized controlled trial studying 30 children (8-10 yrs old) with Down syndrome. They were assigned randomly using sealed envelopes, with 15 children allocated to the control group (9 boys, 6 girls) and another 15 children allocated to the study group (8 boys, 7 girls). The control group… CONTINUE READING