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a training program in which a person is given information about physiological processes (heart rate or blood pressure) that is not normally available with the goal of gaining conscious control of them

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Electromyographic biofeedback is a painless, non-invasive method that can be used in muscle recovery after meniscal repair and enhances the rehabilitation process, especially related to muscular function.
Electromyographic biofeedback for neuromuscular reeducation in the hemiplegic stroke patient: A meta-analysis.
16, 17, 18, 19) Other behavioral techniques used by researchers were meditation and muscle relaxation techniques; (20) attentional training; (21) electromyographic biofeedback training to reduce muscle tension; (22, 23, 24) and musical analysis and improvisation techniques.
The program includes electromyographic biofeedback, pelvic floor muscle exercises and bladder and bowel retraining.
Electromyographic biofeedback (EMG) uses electrodes to monitor tension in specific muscles, and feeds back information to enable the subject to gain greater control over tension levels.
Some studies showed greater benefit from the addition of propanolol to thermal biofeedback plus relaxation training, from thermal biofeedback plus relaxation training plus cognitive-behavioral therapy, or from electromyographic biofeedback.
Electrical stimulation versus electromyographic biofeedback in the recovery of quadriceps femoris muscle function following anterior cruciate ligament surgery.