ultrasound treatment

ultrasound treatment

The use of high frequency sound waves to achieve deep heating of inflamed soft tissues such as muscles, tendons and ligaments.
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"I've been unable to train but I've been swimming and cycling as well as receiving physio and ultrasound treatment. Even getting 10 minutes' game time this Saturday will show if the knee stands up OK.
The histological and immunohistochemical analysis demonstrated that therapeutic ultrasound treatment associated with phonophoresis reduced the inflammatory cell infiltrates and the expression of COX-2.
The study presents a model for predicting the focused ultrasound treatment parameters needed to attain mild hyperthermia and facilitate doxorubicin release from TSLs.
In focused ultrasound treatment, sound energy passes safely through a patient's skull with no surgical incisions to heat and precisely ablate the target in the thalamus.
Ultrasound Treatment May Reduce Complications Another treatment approach may be less likely to cause the complications associated with radiation therapy and surgery, according to new research (.European Urology, October).
The average STL value of the foamed samples with 100 W was 28.68 dB, which was only 7.8% higher than that of the foamed samples without ultrasound treatment. However, compare to the foamed samples without ultrasound treatment, the sound insulation property of the foamed samples with ultrasound treatment was effectively improved at the same AC content.
Volume transfer constant (Ktrans) maps from dynamic contrast enhanced MRI as potential guidance for MR-guided high intensity focused ultrasound treatment of hypervascular uterine fibroids.
The patients in Group 1 had a total of 10 sessions of hot pack, TENS and ultrasound treatment applied over two weeks for five days each week.
HIGH INTENSITY FOCUSED ULTRASOUND Rose Lane clinic now offers its clients a High Intensity Focused Ultrasound treatment, also known as "HIFU" or Ultherapy, which has quickly become one of the most sought-after lifting treatments for faces, necks and decolletage.
WHC was significantly affected by both NaCl concentration and ultrasound treatment (p < 0.05).

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