TENS application for knee pain
Regardless of whether it is a cruciate ligament tear, bursitis in the patellar tendon or cartilage damage. You can treat knee pain with a TENS device and the right electrodes.
With the help of the electrical impulses from a TENS device , the nerves can no longer pass on the pain, the pain transmission to the brain is blocked and the pain quickly subsides. Another effect of TENS therapy is the release of endorphins . These are endogenous hormones that reduce pain. The stimulation current therapy also promotes blood circulation .
Pain relief with a TENS device is therefore as simple as it is effective. With the help of the right electrodes, very good effects can be achieved on the knee. You can treat your sore knee at home, without taking any medication and without frequent visits to the doctor.
Please note when using TENS:
The intensity should be adjusted so that it is felt as a pleasant tingling sensation. The duration of the application should be approx. 40 minutes in order to be able to achieve a lasting reduction in pain. It also makes sense to switch programs every now and then.
What causes knee pain and how can I treat it?
You can use TENS therapy anywhere. It doesn't matter whether you're sitting comfortably on the sofa or in the office.
TENS pain therapy is an alternative to drug pain treatment
At any time
You can use TENS flexibly and at any time. Success can already be achieved after the first treatment
Free of side effects
When used correctly, pain treatment with TENS has practically no side effects
Studies and scientific sources