Bioelectricity and microcurrent therapy for tissue healing – a narrative review

@article{Poltawski2009BioelectricityAM,
  title={Bioelectricity and microcurrent therapy for tissue healing – a narrative review},
  author={Leon Poltawski and Tim Watson},
  journal={Physical Therapy Reviews},
  year={2009},
  volume={14},
  pages={104 - 114}
}
Abstract Background: Microcurrent therapy (MCT) uses electric currents similar to those produced by the body during tissue healing. It may be a particularly beneficial where endogenous healing has failed. Aim: To review evidence regarding microcurrent in tissue healing and the application of MCT. Methods: All peer-reviewed studies concerning microcurrent and MCT were sought, and representative literature was synthesised to indicate the scope and weight of current evidence. Results: Microcurrent… 

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