Tissue healing and Electrotherapy - What, when, why?

by Helen Walsh, BSc, MCSP, HCPC, Clinical Lead U.K. & Ireland I’m in and out of professional sports teams these days and get asked many questions about electrotherapy (or electro physical agents (EPA's) as we’re now calling them). A lack of time to update oneself continuously on tissue repair and the evidence base is contributing to myths surrounding certain modalities. Some people just outright ‘believe’ that they do nothing, despite a huge volume of research to the contrary. Companies also do a good job of confusing us, ‘proving’ their device is the answer to all our prayers offering quick fix...

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