There is growing evidence of the efficacy of peripheral nerve stimulation and its use for postoperative pain management. This randomized double-blind, controlled trial involving 42 subjects showed that the technology can be used safely as adjunct analgesic therapy after surgery.
"MSDs account for 50% of all absences from work lasting three days or longer and for 60% of permanent work incapacity."
Robert Ruffer almost lost his arm to a table saw. UofM physicians put it back on!During rehab and recovery, he used neuromuscular stimulation do help minimize the impact of scar tissue in reattached ligaments and tendons. Robert's outcome is amazing. Miraculous. But, still, this cutting your arm off thing is apparently both painful and expensive. Please consider making a donation to Robert's GoFundMe page - https://www.gofundme.com/x3k9958. Thank you.
That's Gotta Hurt John Nycz, with NuroKor, had the pleasure of speaking with Mike McGlothlin. Matt McGlothlin is NuroKor-USA's Director, Physician and Clinical Channels, and Mike's son. We sent him a MiTouch unit before Christmas for pain. I mean ... look at Mike's Knee! Both of the McGlothlin's both played college football. Mike played three years after his first knee surgery. It was in 1970 before doctors adopted arthroscopic tools. Mike and I discuss his use of PNS (Peripheral Nerve Stimulation) for pain, microcurrent, and how he will use NMS (Neuromuscular Stimulation) to build up the quadriceps pre-operatively. The story behind the x-ray is fascinating. As an "active consumer of orthopedic surgical services" myself, Mike and I dove deep into how the bone-on-bone caused the formation...