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Comparison of high-intensity laser therapy and combination of transcutaneous nerve stimulation and ultrasound treatment in patients with chronic lumbar radiculopathy: A randomized single-blind study.

Kolu E, Buyukavci R, Akturk S, Eren F, Ersoy Y

To compare the effects of high-intensity laser therapy (HILT) and a combination of transcutaneous nerve stimulation (TENS) with ultrasound (US) therapy on pain and functionality in patients with chronic lumbar radiculopathy. This prospective randomized comparative study was conducted in Department of physical medicine and rehabilitation, Turgut Ozal Medicine Center, Malatya,...

PMID: 30034410

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Daytime sleepiness, functionality, and stress levels in chronic neck pain and effects of physical medicine and rehabilitation therapies on these situations.

Sayilir S

To evaluate the relationship between symptom severity, daytime sleepiness, and perceived stress levels and the impact of physical medicine & rehabilitation (PMR) therapies on these situations in chronic neck pain (CNP) conditions. The study included 54 patients with CNP and 20 healthy control individuals. Patients with CNP were divided into...

PMID: 30859166

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A clinical trial of therapeutic electrical stimulation for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Handa I, Matsushita N, Ihashi K, Yagi R, Mochizuki R, Mochizuki H, Abe Y, Shiga Y, Hoshimiya N, Itoyama Y

This paper describes the effects of therapeutic electrical stimulation (TES) on the wasting muscles in a patient with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. The patient is a 47-year-old male, and he has a history of progressive muscle weakness and atrophy, affected more in the right side. Percutaneously indwelling intramuscular electrodes were implanted...

PMID: 7597693

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The Effect of Electric Stimulation Techniques on Pain and Tenderness at the Myofascial Trigger Point: A Systematic Review.

Ahmed S, Haddad C, Subramaniam S, Khattab S, Kumbhare D

Myofascial pain is a prevalent chronic pain disorder, affecting a large proportion of the general population. Electric stimulation techniques such as transcutaneous electric stimulation (TENS) and electroacupuncture have been shown to be effective for managing chronic pain conditions including myofascial pain. The goal of this study was to review the...

PMID: 30690516

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Transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation (TENS) for acute low back pain: systematic review.

Binny J, Joshua Wong NL, Garga S, Lin CC, Maher CG, McLachlan AJ, Traeger AC, Machado GC, Shaheed CA

Background and aims There has been no comprehensive evaluation of the efficacy of transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation (TENS) for acute low back pain (LBP). The aim of this systematic review was to investigate the efficacy and safety of TENS for acute LBP. Methods We searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, Cochrane Database of...

PMID: 30849052

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Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) for chronic pain – an overview of Cochrane Reviews.

Gibson W, Wand BM, Meads C, Catley MJ, O'Connell NE

Chronic pain, considered to be pain lasting more than three months, is a common and often difficult to treat condition that can significantly impact upon function and quality of life. Treatment typically includes pharmacological and non-pharmacological approaches. Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) is an adjunct non-pharmacological treatment commonly recommended by...

PMID: 30776855

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Rehabilitation of syndesmotic (high) ankle sprains.

Williams GN, Allen EJ

High ankle sprains are common in athletes who play contact sports. Most high ankle sprains are treated nonsurgically with a rehabilitation program. All years of PUBMED, Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, CINAHL PLUS, SPORTDiscuss, Google Scholar, and Web of Science were searched to August 2010, cross-referencing existing publications. Keywords included...

PMID: 23015976

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Combined Brain and Peripheral Nerve Stimulation in Chronic Stroke Patients With Moderate to Severe Motor Impairment.

Menezes IS, Cohen LG, Mello EA, Machado AG, Peckham PH, Anjos SM, Siqueira IL, Conti J, Plow EB, Conforto AB

To evaluate effects of somatosensory stimulation in the form of repetitive peripheral nerve sensory stimulation (RPSS) in combination with transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS), tDCS alone, RPSS alone, or sham RPSS + tDCS as add-on interventions to training of wrist extension with functional electrical stimulation (FES), in chronic stroke patients with moderate...

PMID: 29067749

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The role of physical agents in modulating pain.

Fedorczyk J

This article presents a review of the literature on the use of physical agents in modulating pain associated the hand and upper extremity musculoskeletal conditions. The physical agents presented include superficial heating agents, cryotherapy, ultrasound, and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation. There has been increased interest in modes of transdermal drug...

PMID: 9188030

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