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Magnetotherapy – indications and contraindications

The article presents a set of indications and contraindications for the use of magnetotherapy https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=os45Mq0B-LU Magnetotherapy – influence As a result of cellular changes resulting from the treatment, magnetotherapy shows: analgesic effect anti-inflammatory effect anti-oedematous effect stimulation of the circulatory system   Magnetotherapy – indications delayed union of...

What is Radial Shock Wave Therapy (RSWT) ?

The radial shockwave or RSWT, that is Radial Shock Wave Therapy, is a therapy that has a remarkable success in many clinics and physiotherapy studies. It has its supporters and opponents but its effectiveness in some disorders is indisputable. What is a shockwave and what...

Polaris HP – high power laser therapy unit

The article presents detailed description and application of the Polaris HP S high power laser therapy unit. The Polaris HP S high power laser is a device with a peak power of 18 W that is emitted from two wavelengths of 808 and 980 nm....

How to perform shockwave therapy treatment on sportsman? Methodology .

The article presents the methodology of treatment with the use of shockwave therapy in the most common sports indications. Find out how to perform shockwave therapy treatment in sports medicine . Overloading injuries of the tibialis anterior muscle Transmitter: 15 mm - titanium. Patient position:...

Comparison between TENS and EMS currents

Comparison between TENS and EMS currents:   Abbreviation for TENS: Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation. Abbreviation for EMS: Electrical Muscle Stimulation. Functioning of TENS: Melzack and Wall’s gate control theory and increased production of endorphins in the CNS. Functioning of EMS: muscle contraction - maintenance of contraction - relaxation of muscle tension. Type of impulses...

Microcurrents in the treatment of pressure ulcers

The article presents the action of microcurrents and the methodology for performing the treatment of pressure ulcers. What are pressure ulcers? The pressure ulcer, in its international definition, is a tissue lesion, with necrotic evolution, which affects the epidermis, the dermis and the subcutaneous layers, until...

PhysioMG – new generation of magnetotherapy

PhysioMG - new generation of magnetotherapy Introduction Magnetotherapy is used in various fields of physiotherapy and rehabilitation. Magnetotherapy uses biophysical and biological processes that take place in the human body. The terms "magnetotherapy" and "low-frequency magnetic field therapy" are used interchangeably. A new term will now...

High power laser therapy – indications

The article presents a list of pathological entities in which the high power laser shows particularly positive results. High power laser therapy (HILT - High Intensity Laser Therapy) is a treatment method whose indications cover practically every part of the body. It is used in...

Can cellulite be treated with shockwave therapy?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJ486ZwOaZI Shockwave therapy in physiotherapy Shockwave therapy, thanks to its proven biological action, is increasingly used in the treatment of diseases in many areas of medicine. In recent years, there is an increasing interest in the use of shockwave therapy. This type of treatment is...

Shockwave therapy – contraindications

  The article describes contraindications and side effects of using radial shockwave therpay. Due to the characteristics of the shockwave, the contraindications are divided into absolute and relative. Shockwave theraphy – absolute contraindications gestation coagulation disorders cancer cartilage growth in children demyelinating polyneuropathy infectious inflammation of the...