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Volume:2 Issue:11 Number:40 ISSN#:2564-2537
ACE Report #4651
Ace Report Cover Arthroplasty

Percutaneous neuromodulation pain therapy improves postoperative pain following TKR

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OrthoEvidence. Percutaneous neuromodulation pain therapy improves postoperative pain following TKR. ACE Report. 2013;2(11):40. Available from: https://myorthoevidence.com/AceReport/Report/4651

Study Type:Therapy
OE Level Evidence:2
Journal Level of Evidence:N/A

Percutaneous neuromodulation pain therapy following knee replacement

J Knee Surg. 2011 Sep;24(3):197-202

Contributing Authors: T Wanich J Gelber S Rodeo R Windsor

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23 patients were randomized to evaluate the effectiveness of the Deepwave device, which utilizes percutaneous neuromodulation technology, in reducing pain and opioid use following total knee replacement (TKR). Patients received either the Deepwave treatment or sham treatment (set at 0% intensity) twice daily. The assessment revealed that the Deepwave device was effective in reducing the subjective...

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