Chronic Pain Treatment Modalities: Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS )

Transcutaneous Electrical Nerve Stimulation (TENS ) units are small, battery-powered devices used for chronic pain treatment that produce a vibration or signal intended to interrupt pain transmissions from nerves before they reach the brain. The TENS machine can be worn outside and attached to your body via electrodes with sticky patches, or a surgeon can…