Additional Measures for Pain Control

  • F. L. Jenkner


In using electric measures for pain control — the main feature of this presentation — the reader is reminded that selection of monophasic impulses (pg. 21, 24), i.e. proper equipment, is a prerequisite for optimal effects of therapy. Select the equipment from data presented in table 2 (pg. 26–29). Additional measures supporting electrotherapy in various areas or various conditions and various types of pain should be recalled and taken into consideration when establishing a plan for therapy instead of adhering monomanically to electrotherapy only. These measures comprise (a selection only):


Pain Control Additional Measure Optimal Effect Full Cooperation Back Condition 

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© Springer-Verlag Wien 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. L. Jenkner
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.University of Vienna Medical SchoolViennaAustria
  2. 2.Georgetown UniversityUSA
  3. 3.University of ManitobaCanada

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