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Vibrating shoes aid stroke and diabetic patients

Discussion in 'General Issues and Discussion Forum' started by NewsBot, Jan 25, 2006.

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    Reuters are reporting:
    Vibrating shoes aid stroke and diabetic patients
    Tue Jan 24, 2006 05:01 PM ET
     
  2. markjohconley

    markjohconley Well-Known Member

    vibration ....danger of embolism?????

    foot spas are contraindicated for pvd pts due to increased risk of embolism, so shouldn't this be considered.....just because the pt can't perceive the vibration (sub-sensory) doesn't mean it's not potentially risky????????????
     
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    It also helps in Parkinsons disease

    Effect of step-synchronized vibration stimulation of soles upon gait in Parkinson's disease: a pilot study.
    J Neuroengineering Rehabil. 2006 May 4;3(1):9
     
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    Development of vibrating insoles.
    Hijmans JM, Geertzen JH, Schokker B, Postema K.
    Int J Rehabil Res. 2007 Dec;30(4):343-345.
     
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    Design and evaluation of vibratory shoe on balance control for elderly subjects: technical note
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    Improving vibration perception in a patient with type 2 diabetes and sensory peripheral neuropathy.
    Ennion L, Hijmans J
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