WHEN DONE RIGHT, BFRT IS AS SAFE AS NORMAL EXERCISE
In this national survey the authors obtained data from 105 facilities who used BFRT (KAATSU) with over 12,000 people over a wide range of ages from 20 yrs old to over 80 yrs old. Subjects ranged from healthy to having the following conditions: cerebrovascular diseases, orthopedic diseases, obesity, cardiac diseases, neuromuscular diseases, diabetes, hypertension, and respiratory diseases. There have only been a small number of side effects which can be seen at the table to the right.
– Sato et al.