Tag: swallowing disorders

  • Vitalstim


    VitalStim is a specific type of electrical muscle stimulation (EMS) therapy that is used to treat dysphagia, which is difficulty swallowing. The therapy uses low-voltage electrical current to stimulate the muscles used for swallowing, which can help to improve muscle strength and function. In this article, we will discuss the mechanism of action, applications, benefits,…

  • NMES Therapy

    NMES Therapy

    Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation (NMES) therapy is a type of physical therapy that uses electrical impulses to stimulate the muscles. It is used to improve muscle strength, endurance, and function in patients with a variety of conditions, such as muscle weakness, paralysis, or muscle atrophy. NMES therapy involves the use of a device that delivers electrical…