A stimulator delivers a very small electrical current (that does not cause damage to the body) through the electrodes, causing the nerves to fire.
These units prevent hull corrosion due to small electrical current leaks.
Line voltage lights use the same 120-volt electrical current as the house.
An electrical current passes through a high-resistance coil to power these heaters.
Electrical currents give off heat, so depending on the flow of the current the heat conducted by the electrical current is either absorbed or released.
Although the exact mechanisms behind the success of ECT therapy are not known, it is believed that the electrical current modifies the electrochemical processes of the brain, consequently relieving depression.
A very small electrical current is then applied to the area, which drives the pilocarpine into the skin.
Iontophoresis, which involves the application of an electrical current across the skin, can be used to treat plantar and palmar hyperhidrosis but requires daily treatment for about 30 minutes, often multiple times daily.
Finally, electrical stimulation, in conjunction with EMG, can deliver a small amount of electrical current to the muscle to prevent atrophy; it may be performed either by a therapist or at home.
Electrical resistance-Resistance to the flow of electrical current.
Electrode-A medium for conducting an electrical current.
Although the exact mechanisms behind the success of ECT therapy are not known, it is believed that this electrical current alters the electrochemical processes of the brain, consequently relieving depression.
Common methods to reduce genital warts include application of a topical cream called imiquimod (Aldara), cryotherapy (freezing of the wart), elecrosurgery (applying an electrical current to the wart), and surgical removal.
In general, this type of procedure involves a fine metal probe or needle that is inserted into individual hair follicles to provide an electrical current to the surrounding tissue.
Thermolysis: This treatment involves generating a mild heat through the electrical current to cause damage to follicle cells.
A fuse is designed to help protect your microwave from surges in electrical current.
It can feel like an electrical current or simply a nervousness that suddenly overpowers her followed by a flood of emotions.
With this method, an electrical current is passed through the skin using one of several device options.
Simply put, the Contour belt taps into the body's electric system and zaps your abdominals with a weak electrical current.
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