Power Plate Whole Body Vibration (WBV) medical devices are widely used in commercial facilities for the purposes of physical therapy and rehabilitation. They are intended to be used as commercial exercise devices, to either augment or replace other training modalities as a beneficial tool/intervention for a variety of purposes, including fall prevention in the elderly, preservation of muscle mass, strength and balance, management of chronic pain, weight management, improvement of circulation and prevention of bone mineral density loss related to aging.
Fall Prevention: Reduce the risk of falls in the elderly population
Muscular Strength & Power: Improve muscle tone and endurance
Flexibility: Increase range of motion, coordination, balance and stability
Pain: Reduce and/or alleviate chronic pain
Weight Loss: Change body composition and reduce visceral adipose tissue
Circulation: Reduce arterial stiffness, improve and increase blood flow to strengthen the function of the cardiovascular system
Bone Health: Increase bone density and prevent bone mineral density loss related to aging