What is vibrotherapy?
What is vibrotherapy?. Vibrotherapy is a form of therapeutic and preventive therapy, categorized as a physical therapy treatment. The treatment makes use of natural vibrations, ubiquitous in the environment. Vibration, in the form of selected mechanical vibrations applied to the patient's body, is not a new phenomenon. Vibration as a medical technique was mentioned as early as ancient Greek and Roman sources. Nowadays, vibration massage is popular among doctors and specialists around the world. The therapy can essentially involve a section of the body then it is referred to as local vibration or whole body vibration - WBV. There is also a form of hybrid therapy, combining local and whole-body vibration.
Indications for vibrotherapy