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Prof Alison Hoens

Prof Alison Hoens

Member since: Mar 2017

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I agree with Dr Watson - the issue is about effectiveness. Electrical stimulation is reliant upon co...

Posted in IFC or TENS over Kinesio tape 3 months ago

What is/are the aims of treatment? - neuropathic pain?

Posted in Looking for Diabetes frequencies 3 months ago

In order to respond most appropriately, I would be grateful for a little bit more information- speci...

Posted in Use of ESWT on Cemented Knee replacements is it contraindicated? 3 months ago

I agree with my colleagues. My understanding of a Baker's cyst is that there is leaking of intraarti...

Posted in Can we use faradic stimulation,using pen electrode to treat bakers cyst??? 3 months ago

In addition to the comments of my colleagues, I would like to add: (1) consider discussing with the ...

Posted in what device we can use to excite a muscle with no functioning nerve? 2 years ago

Hello Paul Great idea to reach out to the international PT community for further insight/direction. ...

Posted in Does using electrical stimulation (i.e. TENS, or NMES) promote recovery, reduce pain, or improve functional mobility in post-operative hip fracture patients? 2 years ago

Hello Fiona I support the comments offered by my colleagues and offer one additional comment - clini...

Posted in FES and peroneal nerve damage 2 years ago

Hi Jamie, I would like to provide a helpful response to your request but require further detail fro...

Posted in How effective is the use of TENS machines to treat hamstring injuries in comparison to other methods 2 years ago

Good afternoon A colleague of mine, Dr Joseph Anthony at the University of British Columbia, shared ...

Posted in laser frequencies 2 years ago

Good morning. Yes, this is a 'hot' topic. I was interviewed recently with a number of colleagues reg...

Posted in use of cold in acute injuries 2 years ago