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vibration

 [vi-bra´shun]
1. a rapid movement to and fro; oscillation.
2. the shaking of the body as a therapeutic measure.
3. a form of massage.
4. a technique of chest physical therapy whereby pressure and a shaking movement of the hand are applied to various segments of the lungs to mobilize secretions.

vi·bra·tion

(vī-brā'shŭn),
1. A shaking.
2. A to-and-fro movement, as in oscillation.
[L. vibratio, fr. vibro, pp. -atus, to quiver, shake]

vibration

Massage
A “soft tissue” technique used in massage therapy that uses vibrating movements, usually delivered by an electrical device.

vibration

Vox populi Jittering, oscillation, grinding

vi·bra·tion

(vī-brā'shŭn)
A group of movements in massage that involve fine or coarse rhythmic shaking of various structures, with or without compression or traction.
[L. vibratio, fr. vibro, pp. -atus, to quiver, shake]

Vibration

The purpose of vibration is to help break up lung secretions. Vibration can be either mechanical or manual. It is performed as the patient breathes deeply. When done manually, the person performing the vibration places his or her hands against the patient's chest and creates vibrations by quickly contracting and relaxing arm and shoulder muscles while the patient exhales. The procedure is repeated several times each day for about five exhalations.
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