The effect of H‐wave therapy upon conduction in the human superficial radial nerve in vivo

@article{McDowell1996TheEO,
  title={The effect of H‐wave therapy upon conduction in the human superficial radial nerve in vivo},
  author={Brona C. McDowell and Andrea S. Lowe and Deirdre M. Walsh and G. David Baxter and J. M. Allen},
  journal={Experimental Physiology},
  year={1996},
  volume={81}
}
This study was designed to investigate the putative neurophysiological effects of so‐called 'H‐wave therapy' (HWT), a form of electrical stimulation, upon conduction latencies in the human superficial radial nerve. Antidromic compound action potentials were recorded from the superficial radial nerve in the dominant forearms of thirty‐two healthy human volunteers, who were randomly assigned to a control or one. of three HWT groups (2, 16 or 60 Hz). HWT was applied under double‐blind conditions… 

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