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Dr Sandy Rennie

Dr Sandy Rennie

Member since: Oct 2016

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Hi Hannah.

Using NMES for this patient should not create any problems re the intramedullary nail. Th...

Posted in Can NMES be used over an intramedullary lengthening nail? 1 month ago

Hello Fiona. Normal FES as used for innervated musculature will unlikely assist muscle(s) that are c...

Posted in FES and peroneal nerve damage 3 months ago

Hello Oussama.

We recently published a special issue og Physiotherapy Canada entitled Neuromuscular ...

Posted in NMES adoption 5 months ago

Hi Timberly. I concur with Professor Watson. The one precaution I have seen is with pulsed LEDs or p...

Posted in What is the current research on the use of EPAs, specifically Ultrasound and Laser, on someone with epilepsy? 6 months ago

Hello Caitlin. My colleagues and I recently published a large paper on neuromuscular electrical stim...

Posted in Looking for suggestions on NMES application in a gentleman with MS 6 months ago

Hi Sarah. A group of us spend two plus years writing a special edition of Physiotherapy Canada on NM...

Posted in Hi, this is quite a basic question as I'm fairly new to electrotherapy and is regarding pulse width/length on an NMES machine 8 months ago

I would agree with Professor Watson. With radial ESWT I believe it is important to inform the patien...

Posted in Wriiten consent for ESWT? 8 months ago

I have to agree with my colleague Alison Hoens. Without more information about your scenario, I beli...

Posted in Heart disease contraindication TENS/EMS 10 months ago

Hello Monika. There is not very much research that I could find on the use of HVPC for pain relief. ...

Posted in Please advise if I'm using high voltage currents for pain and swelling relief (acute episode), is there a polarity to be set- and how to choose it as well as choice of HVPC over interferrential for the same effect . 1 year ago

Hello Sarah. I too agree with Professors Watson and Liebano. Although not female, I have used ESWT o...

Posted in Delivering shockwave when pregnant 1 year ago