electroanalgesia


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electroanalgesia

 [e-lek″tro-an″al-je´ze-ah]
the reduction of pain by electrical stimulation of a peripheral nerve or the dorsal column of the spinal cord.

e·lec·tro·an·al·ge·si·a

(ē-lek'trō-an'ăl-jē'zē-ă),
Analgesia induced by the passage of an electric current. Compare: transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.

electroanalgesia

/elec·tro·an·al·ge·sia/ (-an″al-je´ze-ah) the reduction of pain by electrical stimulation of a peripheral nerve or the dorsal column of the spinal cord.

electroanalgesia

[ilek′trō·an′əljē′sē·ə]
the use of an electric current to relieve pain. See also transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation.

e·lec·tro·an·al·ge·si·a

(ē-lek'trō-an-ăl-jē'zē-ă)
Analgesia induced by the passage of an electric current.

e·lec·tro·an·al·ge·si·a

(ē-lek'trō-an-ăl-jē'zē-ă)
Analgesia induced by electric current.

electroanalgesia

the reduction of pain by electrical stimulation of a peripheral nerve or the dorsal column of the spinal cord.
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However, many healthcare providers, including physicians and acupuncturists, use types of electroanalgesia such as percutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (PENS) whereby needles are temporarily or permanently placed in the body and connected to a device that stimulates them with electricity for pain management.
The four-day conference offers the following course concentrations: Practicum in Pain Management, Pain Educators Forum, Fundamentals in Pain Management, and Office-Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT), along with Behavioral and Electroanalgesia Tracks.