Sinusoidal modulated currents
Treatment with sinusoidal modulated currents (or SMT) is successfully used in physical therapy to restore and activate the functions of many systems and organs. For patients at the Republican Hospital of Speleotherapy this procedure will be a good addition to the basic course of physiotherapy and speleotherapy.
THE PRINCIPLE OF SINUSOIDAL MODULATED CURRENTS
Influence sine modulated currents occurs with special equipment. The electric field of medium frequency under the condition of properly selected range penetrates the human skin unobstructed, practically not absorbed. The target is nerve and muscle tissue. The patient does not feel the slightest discomfort, let alone pain. The maximum the patient can feel is a slight and pleasant tingling sensation.
THE EFFECT OF THE SMT
The main result of this physical treatment is the activation of blood circulation. As a result, the improvement of tissue trophism and normalization of metabolic processes. Sinusoidal modulated currents effectively improve the drainage function of the bronchi. This property is especially important for patients with chronic bronchopulmonary diseases.
INDICATIONS FOR USE OF SINUSOIDAL MODULATED CURRENTS:
- Diseases of the joints and spine;
- Diseases of the urogenital system;
- Diseases of the gastrointestinal system;
- Diseases of the cardiovascular system
- Diseases of the central nervous system;
- Diseases of the vascular system;
- Diseases of the respiratory system.
CONTRAINDICATIONS TO THE USE OF SINUSOIDAL MODULATED CURRENTS:
Physioprocedure has a sufficient number of contraindications. In particular, they include:
- Blood clotting disorders;
- Presence of a pacemaker;
- The presence of neoplasms or suspected cancer;