Skip to main content

Table 3 The average co-contraction index (CCI) in different conditions of the WBV training

From: The neuromuscular responses in patients with Parkinson’s disease under different conditions during whole-body vibration training

   Thigh (%) Shank (%)
   mean ± SD p-value mean ± SD p-value
Group Control 52.07 ± 11.36 0.049* 22.93 ± 12.32 0.111
Parkinson 49.69 ± 15.67 24.07 ± 14.93
Knee
position
Straight 51.58 ± 14.49 0.937 21.94 ± 13.60 0.053
Bended 50.21 ± 12.89 25.07 ± 13.62
Vibration frequency 0 Hz 48.68 ± 11.87 0.421 26.51 ± 13.25 0.506
3 Hz 51.48 ± 14.16 24.40 ± 14.25
20 Hz 52.54 ± 14.82 19.60 ± 12.72
  1. *: p < 0.05