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TENS in Different Pain Syndromes

  • David Ottoson
  • Thomas Lundeberg

Abstract

In recent decades a large number of reports have been published concerning post-operative pain and its alleviation. Analgesic drugs may produce unwanted side effects and prolong the time of rehabilitation after surgery. The use of peripheral stimulation for the alleviation of post-operative pain may prove to be an alternative.

Keywords

Pain Syndrome Pain Threshold Trigeminal Neuralgia Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation Acute Spinal Cord Injury 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Ottoson
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  • Thomas Lundeberg
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Physiology IIKarolinska InstitutetStockholmSweden

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