interferential stimulation

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The application of a medium-frequency electrical stimulus to heat injured muscles and joints. It can relieve pain, decrease oedema and swelling, and increase circulation in damaged tissue, stimulating repair. However, there is a danger of electrical burns occurring due to increased skin resistance.

Subjects: Sports and Exercise Medicine.

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