The effect of whole body vibration training On patients with Ankylosing Spondylitis
Tuesday 01st December 2009 - Article 3
Context: Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) is a chronic inflammatory disease with symptoms including reduced spinal mobility and stiffness. Whole body vibration training is a recent advance in exercise and rehabilitation, with beneficial effects on both healthy individuals and those with selected disease. There has not, however, been a study into Whole Body Vibration Training (WBVT) on patients with AS.