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Pilot Study: Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMFT) Alleviates Symptoms of Osteoarthritis

  title={Pilot Study: Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMFT) Alleviates Symptoms of Osteoarthritis},
  author={Kaitlin Shaw and S. Symington and Magda Havas},
Traditional options for treating arthritis include oral nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS), acetaminophen, and corticosteroid injections; which come with side effects such as abdominal pain and damage to central organs [5-7]. Nonpharmacological treatments include diet management to reduce strain on the joints, exercise to improve mobility, splints and joint protection techniques, hot and cold therapy, chiropractics, physiotherapy, acupuncture and more invasive treatments like surgery… Expand

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