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Vertical Stability Training Effects on the Eye-Hand Coordination of Female Volleyball Players

This study has been completed.
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Taipei Physical Education College Identifier:
First received: September 8, 2010
Last updated: NA
Last verified: November 2009
History: No changes posted

Purpose: Optimal eye-hand coordination is important for volleyball players. Neck disorder may affect neck function and subsequently eye-hand coordination. The purpose of this study is to explore the vertical stability training effects on coordination of the upper extremities of female volleyball players.

Methods: This study surveyed 25 players of a volleyball team, randomly assigned into the group A (training 1st) and group B (training 2nd). The group A includes 13 volleyball players and the group B includes 12. Eye-hand coordination was tested by a self-developed hand-stroking table device and stay time and motion time of upper extremities were determined. There are two testing modes, regular and random. Motion time for the electric probe moving between target sensor and stay time for the electric probe staying on a target sensors were collected for each mode, before each session of training and after the end of the 2nd session. In the 1st session of training, group A started vertical stability training and group B did control training for six weeks. In the 2nd session of training, the training programs were shifted between group A and B for another six weeks.

Condition Intervention Phase
Healthy Other: exercise training Phase 1 Phase 2

Study Type: Interventional
Study Design: Allocation: Randomized
Intervention Model: Crossover Assignment
Masking: Single (Participant)

Further study details as provided by Taipei Physical Education College:

Enrollment: 23

Ages Eligible for Study:   17 Years to 21 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Female
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Female Volleyball Players

Exclusion Criteria:

  • can't party in training
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Responsible Party: Chang Gung Memory Hospital Identifier: NCT01197430     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 980035
Study First Received: September 8, 2010
Last Updated: September 8, 2010

Keywords provided by Taipei Physical Education College:
neck vertical stability training
eye-hand coordination processed this record on September 19, 2017