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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria

From: Whole body vibration for older persons: an open randomized, multicentre, parallel, clinical trial

Inclusion criteria 65 years and older
institutionalized in a nursing home
don't have physical and cognitive disorders that they cannot stand in a vibration platform
would like to participate in the study
Exclusion criteria acute disease (not resolved during 10 days)
high risk of tromboembolism
knee or hip prosthesis
musculoskeletal disorders and cognitive or physical dysfunction interfering with test and training procedures