Electrical Muscle Therapy
What is it?
- The stimulation of muscles due to electrical currents that are produced by electrodes placed on the area of interest.
How does it help?
- Decreases pain and promotes sensory awareness.
- Increases muscle strength by causing the muscle to contract, therefore delaying muscle atrophy.
Who benefits from this therapy?
- Pets with conditions such as nerve damage, and paralysis.
- Patients recovering from orthopedic surgery.