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L.Laakso335

L.Laakso335

Member since: Dec 2017

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Hi Michelle. I would not recommend using shockwave therapy (ESWT) in the region that you are thinkin...

Posted in Can we use Shockwave Therapy in breaking up goiter scar tissue? 3 weeks ago

Dear Jamie, I know what it's like when you can't find what you want. And the reality is that there a...

Posted in How effective is the use of TENS machines to treat hamstring injuries in comparison to other methods 1 month ago

Dear Jacqueline, There is some research that has been done re: TENS in the broader field of chemo-in...

Posted in I am wondering what the evidence is for effectiveness or if anyone has any experience with using TENS to treat a client with severe chemotherapy induced peripheral neuropathy? Thanks! 1 month ago

Hi Jamie. In addition to earlier comments, please also note that TENS as a ‘word’ has different mean...

Posted in How effective is the use of TENS machines to treat hamstring injuries in comparison to other methods 1 month ago

Hi Rentia. I agree with Justine that judicious massage and laser photobiomodulation is worth conside...

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I agree. An important question nevertheless, in a time when risk is being considered almost as highl...

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Hi Myriam. Yes, it’s contentious and the response will depend on who you talk to and what evidence t...

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Hi Chiara. Understandable to question this matter. The ‘traditional’ contra-indication/risk is theor...

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Dear Aviv, It’s not necessarily about the machine / brand. It’s more about what each device brings t...

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Hi Megan. A great question and one I have not specifically come across before. However, I am in agre...

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