P-Stim stands for Pulse Stimulation Treatment which is mainly used to treat pain. This device is recommended for pre-operative, intra-operative and post-operative pain therapy as well as for the treatment of any kind of chronic pain. In other words, it can be said that if you are not finding relief in any of the traditional treatments and you have also tried many medications then is best for you.
How is it performed?
The procedure follows as:
- With an adhesive electrode the P-Stim is placed behind the ear and the pulses are transmitted via stimulation needles to the ear.
- This will generate a low frequency and a continuous electric pulse.
- This pulse is then transmitted to the peripheral nerve endings in the ear.
- In this way nerve pathways to the brain will be blocked, thus decreasing the pain.
Who are the candidates?
The device is basically for the patients who suffer from a painful condition. Or who are suffering from pre-operative, intra-operative or post-operative pains.
How long it takes?
Each treatment cycle lasts for 4 days and then the device is removed and discarded.
When the device is removed, then only the recovery period starts. In case of any kind of pain, medicines are prescribed by the doctor.
P-Stim helps in treating patients with the below mentioned medical conditions:
- Cervical Pain
- Lumbar Pain
- Cancer Pain
- Arthritis and Joint Pain
- Insomnia &
The use of P-Stim will result in alleviation of pain, thereby allowing a better quality of life.