Ultrasound Therapy(UST): Indication, Contra-indication, & Dangers

Ultrasound Therapy: Ultrasound therapy is considered as a deep heating modality. It is a form of acoustic propagated in the form of longitudinal compression wave at the frequency for high to be heard by human[...]

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LASER: Types, Indication, Contra-indication, Therapeutic Effect & Dangers

LASER: It is an acronym from the words light amplification stimulated emission radiation. Treatment unit may combine a helium neon laser which produces the red light beam at 630nm with an infrared laser at 940nm.[...]

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TENS: Indication, Contra-indication, & Dangers

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation: It is a technique of neuromodulation that affects the sensory pathway by modifying the impulse which leads to relief of pain.

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Interferential Therapy

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

Interferential Therapy: It may be defined as the use of two medium frequency current around 4000hz to evoke interference current between 1Hz to 1000Hz.

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Paraffin Wax Bath

Wax (Paraffin Wax Bath): Indication, Contra-indication & Dangers

Paraffin Wax Bath: It is an automatic heating unit which holds low melting wax at a constant temperature ready for use. (40°c-44°c). Wax and liquid paraffin are mixed in the proportion of 7:1.

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Glucometers: Types, Buying Guide & Popular Glucometers Brands

Glucometers: A glucose meter is also known as glucometer is a device for determining the approximate concentration of glucose in the blood. It can also be a strip of glucose paper dipped into a substance[...]

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Dry Cupping

Cupping Therapy: Types, Benefits & Adverse effect

Cupping therapy: Cupping therapy is an ancient form of an alternative medicine in which therapist puts special cups on skin for a few minutes to engender suction. It is used for many purposes, including pain[...]

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short wave diathermy therapy

Short Wave Diathermy(SWD): Indication, Contra-indication & Dangers

Short Wave Diathermy(SWD): Short wave diathermy (SWD) is the therapeutic application of ultra high frequency of the alternative current. High-frequency electromagnetic energy passes through the patient’s body and absorbed by the body tissues. Since body[...]

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Medical Ultrasound: Types, Diagnostic applications & Popular Brand

Medical Ultrasound: Ultrasound also is known as ultrasonography a diagnostic imaging technique based on the application of ultra sound. It is utilized to visually perceive internal body structures such as tendons, muscles, joints, internal organs, and[...]

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CT scan

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[...]

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