Essays about: "Whole Body Vibration"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words Whole Body Vibration.

  1. 1. The Effect of Whole-Body Vibration Preconditioning on High-Altitude-Induced Venous Gas Emboli

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Tommaso Tuci; [2020]
    Keywords : Whole-Body Vibration; Vibration; High-Altitude Aviation; Venous Gas Emboli; VGE; Decompression sickness; DCS;

    Abstract : Decompression sickness (DCS) is a risk associated with high-altitude aviation and diving. During these activities, decompression may lead to supersaturation of inert gas dissolved in bodily tissues and subsequently activate bubble formation in various bodily tissues, including in venous blood, known as venous gas emboli (VGE). READ MORE

  2. 2. Effective Physical Therapy Methods For Improving Postural Control In Children Diagnosed With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Anna Barka; [2019]
    Keywords : physical therapy; cerebral palsy; postural control; balance;

    Abstract : AIM: The aim of this study was to investigate which physical therapy methods are most effective for improving the postural control in children and adolescents diagnosed with CP, in order to provide to physical therapists with new evidence on the topic for integrating them in theirs intervention plans. METHOD: A systematic literature review was conducted in order to collect all the relevant information according to the Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (PRISMA). READ MORE

  3. 3. Hi-Vision - en arbetsmiljöstudie

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Mikael Dahlquist; [2019]
    Keywords : virtual reality; timmerlasbilar; helkroppsvibrationer;

    Abstract : Ever since the chainsaw was introduced on a broad market during the 1950s, the effects of new technology on efficiency and work environment has been studied. Today we stand before a paradigm shift of how we operate logging cranes on timber trucks. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reduction of vibration transmitted through car seats : A study to reduce test drivers’ whole-body vibrations at Volvo Car Group’s test facility

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Malin Fellenius; [2017]
    Keywords : Ergonomics; Front seat; Whole-body vibration;

    Abstract : Present thesis will concentrate on the attention to reduce the input of whole-body vibrations transmitted to test drivers in durability tests. On behalf of Volvo Cars, the purpose has been to develop a concept solution on the driver's seat. Solving this problem is significant due to test driver’s safety and theirs ergonomically conditions. READ MORE


    University essay from KTH/Marina system

    Author : Pahansen De Alwis; [2014]
    Keywords : Vibration; Shock; Human Exposure; High Speed Craft;

    Abstract : Vibration is a part of human life. People use vibrations in many useful ways but eventually human exposure to vibration has become an impediment to human life. Health problems due to exposure tovibration and shock are common among the crew operating high speed craft (HSC). READ MORE