The efficacy of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation therapy in pain control after cesarean section delivery associated with uterine contractions and abdominal incision


KASAPOĞLU I., Aksoy M. K. , Demir B. C. , ALTAN İNCEOĞLU L.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, vol.66, no.2, pp.169-175, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5606/tftrd.2020.3225
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.169-175
  • Keywords: Analgesia, cesarean section, pain control, transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation, POSTOPERATIVE PAIN, TENS, MANAGEMENT, METAANALYSIS, FREQUENCY, INTENSITY
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objectives: This study aims to investigate the effects of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation ( TENS) therapy on the intensity of pain associated with uterine contractions and abdominal incision in patients undergoing cesarean section (C-section) delivery.