Effectiveness of Pulsed Electrical Stimulation in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee: A Randomized Controlled Trial
Purpose: Evidence suggests that short term, sub-sensory, pulsed electrical stimulation (PES) is effective in reducing OA knee pain. The purpose of this study was to examine its effectiveness over a longer duration.
Fary, R., Carroll, G., Briffa, T., & Briffa, N. (2009). Effectiveness of pulsed electrical stimulation in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee: A randomized controlled trial. Paper presented at the 73rd annual meeting of the American College of Rheumatology and the 44th annual meeting of the Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals. Philadelphia, PA, 17-21 October, 2009.