TITLE

transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2218
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation" is presented. It refers to the process of applying mild electrical stimulation to skin electrodes placed over a painful portion of the body. It reduces pain.
ACCESSION #
21249105

 

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