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a training program in which a person is given information about physiological processes (heart rate or blood pressure) that is not normally available with the goal of gaining conscious control of them

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The biofeedback device reports progress by changes in the vital signs being monitored.
The BFE is proud to offer two software suites specially designed for the training of athletes and one that is indispensable for the biofeedback professional:
This study confirmed that the rate of improvement, as reflected in the Timed Up and Go test, was not significantly reduced by rigorous application of the prescribed weight-bearing status via the use of biofeedback in the treatment group.
Biofeedback is a relatively recent approach, first developed in the 1940s.
Previous studies with wrestlers, baseball players, and Latin and Ballroom dancers where heart rate variability biofeedback was applied have consistently showed improved performance.
Among the 81 patients with chronic headache who came to more than one biofeedback session, 39 (48%) responded to biofeedback therapy.
Programs such as biofeedback and yoga have been subjected to scientific randomized trials and have been proven to be effective," Schoomaker said.
Biofeedback using the radial artery pulse, or VAS answers this question.
Interestingly the 15% number has become part of the clinical lore, which seems to have encompassed most of the biofeedback and neurofeedback community.
The importance of biofeedback in learning to control internal physiology should not be surprising.
The Forensic Terrorist Detection System called Pinocchio Assessment Profile employs standard issue polygraphs for a non-verbal picture technique originated as a biofeedback careers interest instrument (Costello 1987).
216) has long been available drug free and under carefully controlled conditions via biofeedback.
Christians as Family Advocates will offer a free lecture Wednesday on "The Latest Developments in Biofeedback Training for the Brain.