Medical Device

TENS Unit : Indication, Contra-indication, & Dangers

TENS unit Device

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is the use of electric current produced by a device to excite the nerves for therapeutic constancies. We will connect the TENS unit to the skin using two or more electrodes. We usually use TENS...

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IFT: Indication, Contra-indication, Therapeutic Effect & Dangers

Interferential Therapy

The basic rule of Interferential Therapy (IFT) is to employ the significant physiological effects of low frequency (<250pps) electrical stimulation of nerves without unpleasant side effects. Recently, many ‘portable’ interferential units have become easily available. Despite their size, they can...

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Cupping Therapy: Types, Benefits & Adverse effect

cupping therapy

Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which the therapist puts special cups on the skin for a few minutes to engender suction. It is used for many purposes, including pain reliever, increase blood flow, inflammation, relaxation,...

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CT Scan Types, Medical Uses & Adverse effects

CT scan

A  CT (computed tomography) scan is a computer-processed combination of many X-ray images taken from different angles to produce cross-sectional images of specific areas of a scanned object, allowing to see inside the object without cutting. Types of CT scan...

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