Enhancing Vascular Adaptations: A Comprehensive Review on the Impact of Theraband Training with Blood Flow Restriction in Women

Ritika Bhardwaj *

Prakash Institute of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation and Allied Medical Sciences, Greater Noida, India.

Richa Kashyap

Prakash Institute of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation and Allied Medical Sciences, Greater Noida, India.

Puja Sharma

Prakash Institute of Physiotherapy Rehabilitation and Allied Medical Sciences, Greater Noida, India.

*Author to whom correspondence should be addressed.


Objective: This comprehensive review delves into the multifaceted impact of Theraband training with blood flow restriction (BFR) on vascular adaptations in women. With a focus on synthesizing current knowledge, the objective is to elucidate the physiological mechanisms, explore clinical applications, and outline potential benefits of this innovative exercise paradigm within the female demographic.

Methods: Employing a systematic approach, a thorough review of pertinent literature was conducted using databases such as PubMed, MEDLINE, and Cochrane Library. Inclusion criteria centered on studies investigating the effects of Theraband training with BFR on vascular outcomes in women. Extracted data encompassed study design, participant demographics, intervention specifics, and key findings.

Results: The review reveals intricate physiological mechanisms underlying vascular adaptations induced by Theraband training with BFR in women, emphasizing notable changes in blood flow dynamics, nitric oxide production, and endothelial function. Clinical applications are discussed, showcasing the potential of this approach in rehabilitation settings and its efficacy in managing cardiovascular and metabolic conditions unique to the female population.

Conclusion: Synthesizing existing evidence, this review underscores the promising role of Theraband training with blood flow restriction in enhancing vascular health in women. By providing comprehensive insights into the physiological intricacies, clinical applications, and potential benefits, this review serves as a pivotal resource for researchers, clinicians, and fitness professionals. It offers guidance for future investigations and practical applications of this innovative exercise strategy, aiming to optimize cardiovascular outcomes specifically for women.

Keywords: Theraband training, blood flow restriction, vascular adaptations, women's health, exercise physiology, cardiovascular outcomes, endothelial function, resistance training, physiological mechanisms, clinical applications

How to Cite

Bhardwaj, R., Kashyap , R., & Sharma , P. (2024). Enhancing Vascular Adaptations: A Comprehensive Review on the Impact of Theraband Training with Blood Flow Restriction in Women. Journal of Complementary and Alternative Medical Research, 25(3), 27–33. https://doi.org/10.9734/jocamr/2024/v25i3525


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