ELECTROTHERAPY

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  5. Risaliti M., Elettrostimolazione: metodica integrativa di potenziamento muscolare. AIPAC - 1997.
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  8. Farneti R., Terapia fisica e riabilitazione. Editore Wasserman - 1972 Milano;
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  12. Walsh� D., TENS: Clinical Applications & Related Theory. Churchill Livingstone - 1997;
  13. Ellis B., A retrospective study of long term users of TNS. Br J Therapy & Rehabilitation 3(2);88-93 - 1996;
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  20. Brosseau L., Milne S. et al., Efficacy of the transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for the treatment of chronic low back pain. Spine 27(6): 596- 603 - 2002;
  21. Carrol E. N., Badura A. S., Focal intense brief transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation for treatment of radicular and postthoracotomy pain. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 82(2): 262-4 - 2001;
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  23. Chesterton L. S.,Barlas P. et al., Sensory stimulation (TENS): effects of parameter manipulation on mechanical pain thresholds in healthy human subjects. Pain 99: 253-262 - 2002;
  24. Chesterton L. S., Foster N.E. et al., Effects of TENS frequency, intensity and stimulation site parameter manipulation on pressure pain thresholds in healthy human subjects. Pain 106(1-2): 73-80 - 2003;
  25. Cosmo P., Svensson H. et al., Effects of transcutaneous nerve stimulation on the microcirculation in chronic leg ulcers. Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 34(1): 61-4 - 2000;
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  28. Lone A. R., Wafai Z. A. et al., Analgesic efficacy of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation compared with Diclofenac Sodium in osteoarthritis of the knee. Physiotherapy 89(8): 478-485 - 2003;
  29. Palmer, S. T., Martin D. J. et al., Effects of electric stimulation on C and A delta fiber-mediated thermal perception thresholds. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85: 119-128 - 2004;
  30. Roche P., Tan H.-Y. et al., Modification of induced ischaemic pain by placebo electrotherapy. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 18: 131-139 - 2002;
  31. Sherry J. E., Oehrlein K.M. et al., Effect of burst-mode transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation on peripheral vascular resistance. Physical Therapy 81(6): 1183-91 - 2001;
  32. Sluka K. A., Walsh D., Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation: basic science mechanisms and clinical effectiveness. J Pain 4(3): 109-21 - 2003;
  33. Walsh D. M., Noble G. et al., Study of the effects of various transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) parameters upon the RIII nociceptive and H-reflexes in humans. Clin Physiol 20(3): 191-9 - 2000;
  34. Wang R. Y., Chan R.C. et al., Effects of thoraco-lumbar electric sensory stimulation on knee extensor spasticity of persons who survived cerebrovascular accident (CVA).� J Rehabil Res Dev 37(1): 73-9 - 2000;
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  37. Ward A. R., Robertson V. J., Makowski R. J., Optimal frequencies for electrical stimulation using medium - frequency alternating current;
  38. Petersson C.J., Holmer N.G., Johnell O., Electrical stimulation of osteogenesis;
  39. Can F., Tandogan R. et al., Rehabilitation of patellofemoral pain syndrome: TENS versus diadynamic current therapy for pain relief. The Pain Clinic 15(1):61-68 - 2003;
  40. Kiseleva S., Dvurechenskii V., Experience in using diadynamic currents in patients with acute rhinitis. Vopr Kurortol Fizioter Lech Fiz Kult (1):43 - 2002;
  41. Vincenzo De Cicco, Central syntropic effects elicited by trigeminal proprioceptive equilibrium in Alzheimer's disease: a case report. Journal of Medical Case Reports 2012, 6:161

INCONTINENCE

  1. Zanotti R., Coloproctologia, Stomia e incontinenza. Editore Carocci - 2006;
  2. Aspetti clinici della riabilitazione uro ginecologica. Rvista italiana Colon - Proctologia Vol.12 1993;
  3. Di Benedetto P., Zampa A., Le indagini urodinaniche nell´incontinenza urinaria da sforzo. Riabilitazione uro ginecologica. Editore Sossella - 1986 Udine;
  4. Zanollo A., Fanciullacci F., Uroriabilitazione. Neurologia e uroriabilitazione. Edizioni CLEUP - Padova 1993.

IONOPHORESIS

  1. Cisari,� Fisioterapia Clinica Pratica. EdItore Ermes;
  2. Cossu, Elettroterapia. Editore Ghedini;
  3. Randal Braddom, Medicina fisica e Riabilitazione. Editore Delfino;
  4. Austoni E. et al, Terapia chirurgica dell´IPP: uso degli innesti dermici e in Gore Tex. Atti Workshop Internazionale su : �Progressi e ricerche sull´Impotenza�. 150, Milano, Universit� degli Studi - 1987;
  5. Austoni E. et al., Terapia medica del morbo di La Peyronie : valore e significato di un protocollo di trattamento farmacologico intensivo. Atti V Congresso Societ� Italiana di Andrologia, 47, Bologna - 1987;
  6. Austoni E. et al., RNM dinamica del pene : nostra esperienza su 68 pazienti portatori di patologia dei corpi cavernosi . Arch. It. Urol. LIX : 11-23 - 1987;
  7. Cohen E. et al., Peyronie´s Disease : surgical experienceand presentation of proximal approach. J.Urol., 142:240-242 - 1989;

MAGNETOTHERAPY

  1. Bassett C.A.L., Pawluk R.J., Pilla A.A., Augmentation of bone repair by inductively coupled electromagnetic fields. Science 184, 575-577 - 1974;
  2. Bassett C.A.L., Biomedical implications of pulsing electromagnetic fields. Surgical Rounds (Jan) 22-31 - 1983;
  3. Bassett C.A.L., Valdes M.G., Hernandez E., Modification of fracture repair with selected pulsing electromagnetic fields. 1982;
  4. Goodman R., Bassett C.A.L., Henderson A.S., Pulsing electromagnetic fields induce cellular transcription. Science 220, 1283-1285 (1983);
  5. Barker A.T., Lunt M.J., The effects of pulsed magnetic fields of the type used in the stimulation of bone fracture. Clin. Phys. Physiol. Meas. 4,1-27;
  6. Bassett C.A.L., Pulsing electromagnetic fields: a new approach to surgical problems. Metabolic Surgery, Edition Henry Buchwald&Richard L.Varcho pp.255-307. Grune and Stratton, New York - 1978;
  7. Pienkowski D., Pollack S.R., Brighton C.T., Griffith N.J., Low-power electromagnetic stimulation of osteotomized rabbit fibulae. A randomized, blinded study. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1994 76: 489-501;
  8. Basset C.A.,Mitchell S.N., Gaston S.R. (1981), Treatment of ununited tibial diaphyseal fractures with pulsing electromagnetic fields. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1981; 63:511-523;
  9. Mc Leod K.J.,Rubin C.T.,The effect of low-frequency electrical fields on osteogenesis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1992; 74:920-929;
  10. Bassett C.A., Mitchell S.N., Schink M.M., Treatment of therapeutically resistant non - unions with bone grafts and pulsing electromagnetic fields. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1982;64:1214-1220;
  11. C.T. Rubin, K.J. McLeod, L.E. Lanyon (1989). Prevention of osteoporosis by pulsed electromagnetic fields. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1989;71:411-417;
  12. Brighton C.T., Pollack S.R., Treatment of recalcitrant non - union with a capacitively coupled electrical field. A preliminary report. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1985;67:577-585.
  13. Clinical validation and bibliography

ULTRASOUND THERAPY

  1. Bistolfi P., Bistolpi P., Contributo clinico alla ultrasuonoterapia. Min.Pisiot. vol 2º pag.32;
  2. Casuccio C., Gli ultrasuoni in ortopedia. Atti 35º Congresso SIOT, Torino 1950, pag.347;
  3. Corradi C., Cozzolino A., Gli ultrasuoni e l´evoluzione del callo osseo nei focolai di frattura. Arch Ortop. Vol. 46, pag.77, 1953;
  4. Corradi C., Mattai del Moro V., Risultati di un biennio di ultrasuonoterapia nel campo ortopedico. Arch. Ortop. Vol. 46, pag. 52 - 1953;
  5. Franz E., Il trattamento fisico delle rigidit� articolari post - traumatiche. Atti 38º Congresso SIOT, pag. 287 - 1953;
  6. Mignani G., Osservazioni cliniche sugli ultrasuoni. Arch Putti, vol. 2º, pag.324 - 1952.