gate theory of pain

gate theory of pain

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Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) stimulates nerve endings by electrical stimulation and works on gate theory of pain relief.
Under the gate theory of pain, you want to create as much sensory 'noise' as possible with your distraction techniques so that gate is filled with your sensory noise rather than pain," the dermatologist explained.
Researchers thus set out to more fully understand pain as a complex and multi-dimensional problem, developing the Gate Theory of Pain.