biofeedback device

biofeedback device

Any instrument which measures physiological parameters—e.g., electromyographic activity, galvanic (electrodermal) skin resistance, muscle tension, blood pressure and others. Some mainstream doctors believe that biofeedback devices may be used to control tachycardia, hypertension, faecal incontinence and other conditions.

biofeedback device

Any instrument that measures physiologic parameters eg electromyographic activity, galvanic–electrodermal skin resistance, muscle tension, BP, and others; some mainstream physicians believe BDs may be used to control tachycardia, HTN, fecal incontinence, and other conditions. See Electromyograph feedback, Galvanic skin response.

Patient discussion about biofeedback device

Q. where can you find the biofeedback device shown in Dr. Liponis' column in Parade magazine on 12/14/08 I need to know where you canpourchase the biofeedback device and where you can get instructions on its use

A. if you ask me- before buying any new device, it might be a good idea to try it. go to couple of sessions with a certified therapist. see if you react well and then buy a machine. i'm sure he can recommend certain brands and what to avoid.

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Integrating a portable biofeedback device into clinical practice for patients with anxiety disorders: Results of a pilot study.
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Step-length biofeedback device for walk rehabilitation.
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If you notice an improvement within a few sessions, you may want to get a small biofeedback device to use by yourself at home.
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The biofeedback device then tells you how your body responds.