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Volume:34 Issue:1 Number:3 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #13566
Ace Report Cover Physical Therapy & Rehab

Efficacy of Burst TENS & Conventional TENS Therapy in Mechanical Chronic Low Back Pain Patients

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OrthoEvidence. Efficacy of Burst TENS & Conventional TENS Therapy in Mechanical Chronic Low Back Pain Patients. ACE Report. 2021;34(1):3. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/13566

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:1
Journal Level of Evidence:1

Does transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation affect pain, neuropathic pain, and sympathetic skin responses in the treatment of chronic low back pain? A randomized, placebo-controlled study

Korean J Pain. 2021 Apr 1;34(2): 217-228.

Contributing Authors: E Yakşi A Ketenci MB Baslo EK Orhan

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Seventy-four patients suffering from mechanical chronic low back pain lasting >3 months were randomized to undergo 3 weeks of burst transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS; n=25), conventional TENS (n=25), or placebo (n=24). Outcomes of interest included pain on a visual analogue scale (VAS), neuropathic pain using the Douleur Neuropathique 4 Questions (DN4Q) scale, function via the Modi...

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