Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation and primary dysmenorrhea: a case report

Primary dysmenorrhea is pelvic pain during the menstrual cycle. The A delta and C fibers aresensitized by the increased release of prostaglandins and leukotrienes, thus causing pain. TransElectric Nerve Stimulation (TENS) is a physiotherapeutic strategy that mitigatespain sensation. Objective: The a...

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Autores Principales: Herazo Beltrán, Yaneth, Martinez-Matheus, Margin-del-Socorro, Torres Ramos, Iliana
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Universidad del Rosario 2011
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Acceso en línea:http://revistas.urosario.edu.co/index.php/revsalud/article/view/1691
http://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/7591