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Can you name the different aspects of NMES?

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Electrodes should be placed over what for maximum effect of NMES?
What is the first sign of denervation recovery, even in the absence of volitional contraction?
What frequency range is used to produce fused tetanic contraction (in pps)?
Volitional contraction or e-stim: follows size principle?
What is the interburst interval (msec) for Russian stim?
Volitional contraction or e-stim: slow twitch, fatigue resistant fibers recruited first?
Indication or contraindication for NMES: abnormal tone, spasticity, or contracture
What amplitude is used for NMES facilitation protocol?
Stimulating what may produce reciprocal inhibition of the spastic muscle?
Indication or contraindication for NMES: Rx area affected by PVD, venous thrombosis or thrombophlebitis?
Motor level stimulation of what may activate inhibitory interneurons at the spinal cord level (renshaw cells), fatigue the mm, & decrease tone?
What duty cycle (x:y) should be used for NMES strengthening protocol?
What device should you use for NMES over very small muscle groups?
What 2 waveforms are most commonly used for NMES?
What waveform would you use for NMES of a denervated muscle?
What waveform would you use for NMES if you wanted polar effects (besides biphasic asymmetrical)?
What amplitude is used for NMES spasticity protocol?
What does NMES stand for?
True or false: excessive swelling may increase impedence to e-stim?
What kind of circuit is most effective in producing excitation of denervated muscle?
Indication or contraindication for NMES: Rx area over carotid sinus?
What frequency range is used to produce slow twitch contraction (in pps)?
What Rx time range is used for NMES facilitation protocol?
Indication or contraindication for NMES? Rx area over anterior chest wall?
What frequency range should be used for ALL of the NMES protocols?
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Prolonged low force e-stim yields effects that are similar to what kind of training (with traditional exercise)?
Indication or contraindication for NMES: disuse atrophy?
What is the Rx time range for NMES strengthening protocol?
What duty cycle (x:y) is used for NMES facilitation protocol?
True or false: sensory effects of NMES provide feedback during movement & can enhance volitional recruitment?
Indication or contraindication for NMES: Rx of edema?
Volitional contraction or e-stim: stimulates peripheral nerve directly
CCC>ACC>AOC>COC
What Rx time range is used for NMES spasticity protocol?
What Rx time range is used for NMES ROM protocol?
What amplitude do you want for a NMES strengthening protocol?
True or false: motor points may move after a denervation injury?
What duty cycle (x:y) is used for NMES ROM protocol?
Volitional contraction or e-stim: does not utilize synaptic connections, CNS?
Indication or contraindication for NMES: pacemaker or AICD?
What duty cycle (x:y) is used for NMES spasticity protocol?
Intermittent high force e-stim yields effects that are similar to what kind of training (with traditional exercise)?
What is the carrier frequency (Hz) of Russian stim?
Volitional contraction or e-stim: order of muscle recruitment is random or reversed?
When stimulating denervated muscle, Russian or biphasic can be used for what kind of denervation?
What waveform would you use for NMES for small muscle groups?
Volitional contraction or e-stim: recruit progressively larger motor units as greater force is required?
What is the frequency (bps) of Russian stim?
What technique should you use for NMES over very small muscle groups?
What law: to stimulate excitable tissue, you must have a sudden variation in current flow (why denervated mm contraction is only seen when circuit is initially established)?

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