PhysiokeyArticles and Publications
Articles and Publications.
The following articles and publications give support for the efficacy of feedback-controlled non-invasive neurostimulation for pain relief and functional restoration.
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Application of Feedback-Controlled Non-Invasive Neurostimulation for Muscular Complaints in Weight Training. An observational study. Potsdam University, 2011
Effects of feedback-controlled non-invasive neurostimulation on pain and strength performance in athletes with Subacromial Impingement Syndrome. Dr Dieter Lazic, Dr Steffen Müller. University of Potsdam, 2009
Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) can reduce postoperative analgesic consumption. A meta-analysis with assessment of optimal treatment parameters for postoperative pain. Jan Magnus Bjordala, Mark I. Johnson, Anne Elisabeth Ljunggreen. European Journal of Pain 7 (2003) 181–188
Non-invasive interactive neurostimulation in the post-operative recovery of patients with a trochanteric fracture of the femur. A Randomised controlled Trial. I. G. Gorodetskyi, A. I. Gorodnichenko, P. S. Tursin, V. K. Reshetnyak, O. N. Uskov J Joint Bone Surg. Nov 2007
The Evaluation of Electrodermal Properties in the Identification of Myofascial Trigger Points. Sarah P. Shultz, MEd, Jeffrey B. Driban, MEd, Charles B. Swanik, PhD. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2007 Jun;88(6):780-4.
Cutaneous Patterns of Sympathetic Activity in Clinical Abnormalities of the Musculoskeletal System. Kerr IM, Wright HM, Chace JA.
A cascade of cytokines mediates mechanical inflammatory hypernociception in mice. Cunha TM, Verri WA Jr, Silva JS, Poole S, Cunha FQ, Ferreira SH. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005 Feb 1;102(5):1755-60. Epub 2005 Jan 21. (Abstract)
Use of noninvasive interactive neurostimulation to improve short-term recovery in patients with surgically repaired bimalleolar ankle fractures: a prospective, randomized clinical trial. Gorodetskyi IG, Gorodnichenko AI, Tursin PS, Reshetnyak VK, Uskov ON. J Foot Ankle Surg. 2010 Sep-Oct;49(5):432-7. (Abstract)
Non-invasive interactive neurostimulation reduces acute pain in patients following total knee replacement surgery: a randomised, controlled trial. Ashok K Nigam, Drena M Taylor, and Zulia Valeyeva. J Orthop Surg Res. 2011; 6: 45. Published online 2011 Aug 24 (Abstract).
Criteria-Based Management of an Acute Multistructure Knee Injury in a Professional Football Player: A Case Report. A J. Yenchak, PT, DPT, CSCS. Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT. Christopher A. Arrigo, PT, MS. Charles D. Simpson II, PT, DPT, CSCS. James R. Andrews, MD. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy, Vol 41, No 9, Sept 2011
The Effect of Interactive Neurostimulation Therapy on Myofascial Trigger Points Associated with Mechanical Neck Pain: A Preliminary Randomized, Sham-Controlled Trial. Siobhan M. Schabrun, PhD, Ash Cannan, MPhysio, Rhys Mullens, MPhysio, Megan Dunphy, MPhysio, Tate Pearson, MPhysio, Clarence Lau, MPhysio, and Lucy S. Chipchase, PhD