To provide well-rounded solutions, therapists should maintain a wide scope of understanding about pain-management products beyond only those that offer reimbursement.
The BioStim SD digital TENS, manufactured by BioMedical Life Systems Inc, Vista, Calif, is a pain-management device that is designed to be durable, compact, and portable.
The Select Pain Control System from Empi, a DJO Global Company, Vista, Calif, is a TENS system designed to deliver pain control via endorphin release and gate control with its SMP mode.
China-Gel, manufactured by China Gel, Arlington Heights, Ill, is a therapeutic topical gel designed to provide fast pain relief.
The CryoDerm pain relief spray, made by the Margate,Fla-based AHC Ventures, is a professional strength analgesic spray designed to provide pain relief.
The Tiny TENS Pain Management Solution from Veridian Healthcare, Waukegan, Ill, is designed to provide temporary relief to arm and leg muscles.
A new study shows that postoperative physical therapy that begins as early as 2 days after a mastectomy can significantly improve joint mobility as well as improve quality of life for women who have undergone this procedure.
For patients coping with fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) who have low vitamin D levels, vitamin D supplements can reduce pain and may be a cost-effective treatment alternative.
An online continuing education course from North American Seminars will focus on rehabilitation for the post-breast cancer surgical population, specifically patients with decreased shoulder range of motion (ROM) and shoulder pain.
The results of a recent Mayo Clinic study show that shoulder replacement surgery can improve range of motion and reduce pain, particularly for those with intact rotator cuffs, in nearly all cases of shoulder arthritis.