Jerk analysis of active body-weight-transfer.

  title={Jerk analysis of active body-weight-transfer.},
  author={Ivan Baldinotti and D. Timmann and Florian P. Kolb and Dieter F. Kutz},
  journal={Gait & posture},
  volume={32 4},
Recent studies have shown that whole-body vibration improves posture and gait control in stroke patients. Patients with degenerative cerebellar disease suffer from ataxic gait also which is characterised by the variation of gait pattern. Our interest is to test whole-body vibration as a method for rehabilitation treatment in cerebellar patients and to assess the success of the treatment using dynamic tests. The aim of this study was to introduce a method for quantifying movement dynamics during… CONTINUE READING

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