electrostimulation


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electrostimulation

 [e-lek″tro-stim″u-la´shun]
electric stimulation of tissues.

electrostimulation

[-stim′yəlā′shən]
the application of electric current to stimulate bone or muscle tissue for therapeutic purposes, such as facilitation of muscle activation and muscle strengthening. See also electric muscle stimulator.

electrostimulation

electric stimulation of tissues.
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The BRH-A2 combines the benefits of therapeutic ultrasound with electrostimulation and modulates them both individually and in combination during the treatment period.
Objectives: To analyse the effect of a program of neuromuscular electrostimulation on muscle strength, functional capacity and quality of life in our patients on haemodialysis.
Functional electrostimulation in poststroke rehabilitation: a meta-analysis of the randomized controlled trials.
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As a former Senior Adviser to the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, I advocated for testing alternative tools--such as quantitative electroencephalography (qEEG) for diagnosing and prescribing, and cranial electrostimulation for treating symptoms--and confronted stifling delays.
It discusses electrostimulation techniques and focuses on the accidental and biological effects of electrical energy for professionals who want to develop standards for human exposure to electric currents.
This professional's guide to the theory and practice of electrostimulation in therapeutic and experimental medical applications examines the neurological and muscular effects of electrical impulses on excitable tissues.
Bryant underwent extensive treatment on the ankle, which included icing, electrostimulation and massage, and brushed aside requests to have an MRI.
For smaller muscles or deeper muscles, detected through electrostimulation, (e.
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A systematic review of complementary therapies for NeP and neuralgia pain included randomized controlled trials (RCTs) and systematic reviews for acupuncture and electrostimulation (including transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS)) (Pittler and Ernst, 2008).