THE VIBRACUSSOR® INSTRUMENT
percussive therapy is an exciting new treatment approach for muscle and
ligament problems and related myofascial conditions.
instrument delivers waves of percussive impulses deep into the tissues
of the body. The VibraCussor®
has a 12-speed switch with a range from 8 cps to 52 cps. The calibrated
speeds enable a practitioner to easily return to preferred frequencies
for specific protocols.
instrument weighs just 3 pounds. The weight of the instrument itself is
often sufficient to transmit the necessary percussive forces in to the
tissues. The VibraCussor®
has an ergonomically designed hand-sling that allows a practitioner to
guide the instrument from area to area using just a light grip. This
helps eliminate fatigue that normally occurs when an instrument is
gripped tightly over long periods of time.
therapy is very effective for releasing muscles. The
compression waves promote an increase in circulation and lymphatic flow
and a decrease in muscle spasm. The
can be used to 'warm-up' muscles and set proper tonus prior to athletic
events. The VibraCussor®
instrument can also be used following an event, or exercising, to
'flush' muscles and minimize soreness.
The repetitive pumping action of the
is ideal for releasing joints. The power of multiple percussive waves
accumulates to loosen up 'stuck' areas without using heavy thrusting
forces. Additionally, these waves heighten neurological awareness of
specific areas of the body and facilitate energetic normalization.
standard VibraCussor® kit contains an
assortment of interchangeable heads and tips which range from a 2 1/4"
diameter flat foam cushion down to a dull point.
are also available. This
allows a practitioner to tailor the treatment head to best match the
specific areas being addressed.
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