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something that encourages

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The exercise plus electrical stimulation group attained a significant reduction in low back pain of -2.
The most effective techniques for eliminating pressure ulcers include the direct application of neurotrophic factors, neurotrophic factors and wound healing factors released from platelets within platelet-rich fibrin placed in the ulcer (2-16), electrical stimulation (25, 63, 64, 69, 70), metalloprotease inhibitors (55-59, 75), and hypobaric oxygen therapy (23, 24, 60-62, 76).
Schlereth and colleagues conducted a study using electrical stimulation to obtain a sweat response that was found to be arranged somatotopically in the lower extremity.
Impact of transcutaneous neuromuscular electrical stimulation on dysphagia in patients with head and neck cancer treated with definitive chemoradiation.
For Neuromuscular electrical stimulation, in sitting position with knee flexed to 60 degrees, and the leg will tie to the application table by Velcro tape passing through ankle in order to inhibit joint movement that would result from quadriceps contraction.
A systematic review by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality of adult female outpatients with SUI examined the effectiveness of PFMT, electrical stimulation, magnetic stimulation, and vaginal cones compared with no active treatment or sham treatment to produce continence (90% to 100% symptom reduction) or improve symptoms (at least 50% patient-reported symptom reduction).
These are the extra low-voltage electrical stimulation (ELVES), low-voltage electrical stimulation (LVES) and high-voltage electrical stimulation (HVES).
Many studies were conducted to solve the problem of muscle fatigue during electrical stimulation.
In this resource, international contributors presents current research on the use of seawater electrolysis and electrical stimulation to restore marine organisms and environments in coral and oyster reefs, deep reefs, salt marshes, and seagrass meadows.
Recent evidence shows that skin blood flow may be increased with electrical stimulation if treatment is done in a warm room.
Objective--To determine the minimum anesthetic concentration (MAC) of sevoflurane in thick-billed parrots (Rhynchopsitta pachyrhyncha), and compare MAC obtained via mechanical and electrical stimulation.
However, application of peripheral electrical stimulation of underlying nerves using surface electrodes often activates sensory fibre endings thus causing pain when high current levels or trains of stimuli are used and may hinder its successful application for the assessment of voluntary activation in clinical settings (Bampouras 2006; Man et al.
The researchers--working with funding from the Christopher and Dana Reeve Research Foundation and National Institutes of Health (NIH)--built on decades of research to use epidural electrical stimulation of Summers's lower spinal cord to generate signals to substitute what the brain normally does.
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