TENS for pain management

TENS (Electrical Stimulation) For Pain Management

ย More than likely, the electrical stimulation youโ€™ve witnessed on TV or in the physical therapy office is called transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, or TENS, for short. TENS is most commonly used to treat acute musculoskeletal pain. TENS works by basically tricking your brain into perceiving less pain through a mechanism called the โ€œgate control theoryโ€.