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Vol:294 Issue:1 Number:1 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #14934
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Neuromuscular Electrical Muscle Stimulation on the Deltoid for Shoulder Function

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OrthoEvidence. Neuromuscular Electrical Muscle Stimulation on the Deltoid for Shoulder Function. ACE Report. 2022;294(1):1. Available from:

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

Effects of neuromuscular electrical muscle stimulation on the deltoid for shoulder function restoration after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty in the early recovery period: a prospective randomized study

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2022 Jul 8.

Contributing Authors:
JH Lee YM Chun DS Kim DH Lee SJ Shin

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Eighty-eight patients undergoing reverse total shoulder arthroplasty were randomized to receive neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES; n=44) or no neuromuscular stimulation (non-NMES; n=44). Clinical outcomes such as pain, shoulder function, and range of motion were recorded at 3, 6, and 12 months. Pain scores were measured using the Visual Analogue Scale (VAS), and shoulder function was meas...

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