Definición de electrotherapy en inglés:

electrotherapy

Saltos de línea: elec¦tro|ther¦apy
Pronunciación: /ɪˌlɛktrə(ʊ)ˈθɛrəpi
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun]
The use of electric currents passed through the body to stimulate nerves and muscles, chiefly in the treatment of various forms of paralysis.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There are two types of electrotherapy - transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and neuromuscular electrical stimulation.
  • Physiotherapy involves a range of treatments, including manipulation, massage, exercise, electrotherapy and hydrotherapy.
  • We have a sad history of enforced treatment of people who've committed crimes but now treatments like electrotherapy, electric shock treatment, and psychosurgery are very strictly regulated.

Derivativos

electrotherapeutic

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Paul Keyser says that ‘Mesopotamian medical practice included a number of elements conducive to the reception of an electrotherapeutic device of this sort.’
  • Eastern European countries also use a wide variety of electrotherapeutic procedures for restoration whereas many of these are largely restricted to rehabilitatory roles in the West.
  • Establishments primarily engaged in manufacturing electrotherapeutic lamp units for ultraviolet and infrared radiation are classified here.

electrotherapeutical

adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • two major scientific congresses took place, and four minor meetings were held with workshops concerning electrotherapeutical treatment of pain.
  • This electrotherapeutical procedure known as the two-chamber or four-chamber bath uses the water tanks with dipped electrodes.

electrotherapist

sustantivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The electrotherapist is depicted as cruel, the embodiment of evil, in contrast to more avuncular presentations of the psychotherapist elsewhere.
  • Electrotherapists never felt pressured to form an organisation to protect their interests.
  • The desire to avoid ionization of the skin, when direct or galvanic current is used, prevents the electrotherapist from appreciating the electronic nature of electricity.

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