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Joint replacements and Implanted Prosthetics

The benefit of PEMF with Joint replacements and Implanted Prosthetics;

Dr. W. Pawluk MD

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Early application of pulsed electromagnetic field

in the treatment of postoperative delayed union
of long-bone fractures: a prospective randomized
controlled study.
© 2013 Shi et al.; licensee BioMed Central Ltd.

PST Bone Cartilage Orthopaed Praxis 04 Eng Translation

Pulsed Signal Therapy (PST) for bone and cartilage formation
A postulate
Orthopädische Praxis
9/2004, 40e jaargang

Stimulating Treatment

E. Lyle Cain, Jr, MD
The application of electrical current has been proven successful in the promotion of bone growth response in the treatment of nonunions, delayed unions, and stress fractures.

Signal Transduction in Electrically Stimulated Cells

Carl T. Brighton, MD, PHD
Wei Wang, MD
Richard Seldes, MD
Guihong Zhang, PHD
Solomon R. Pollack, PHD

Bone Defect Healing Enhanced by Pulsed Electromagnetic Fields Stimulation

In Vitro Bone Organ Culture Model
Walter H. Chang
Jimmy K. Li James Cheng-An Lin Hwa-Chang Liu1 Jui-Sheng Sun2


Botgroeistimulatie met pulserende elektromagnetische velden (PEMF) bij gestoorde fractuurgenezing
W.P.J. Fontijne (afdeling orthopedie, Academisch Ziekenhuis Rotterdam, Dijkzigt)
P.C. Konings (Medisch student Erasmus Universiteit)

Effects of Pulsed Magnetic Field Therapy (PEMF) in the treatment of chronic pain

A pilot study
Dr. Yip Yu Lap, M.B.B.S. F.R.C.S., Head, Dept. of Surgery.
Mr. Law Yuen Tung, Haed Dept. of Physiotherapy.
Mr. Yeung Kai Kai, Staff, Dept. of Physiotherapy.
Mr. Chu Lai Ying, Staff, Dept. of Physiotherapy.
Mr. Hui Ying Kit, Head Clinical Laboratory, Pok Oi Hospital

Electromagnetic Fields for Bone Healing

S.A.W. Pickering, FRCS
B. E. Scammell, DM, FRCS
Department of Orthopaedic and Accident Surgery, University Hospital, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

Gossling et al

Review Treatment of Ununited Tibial Fractures: A Comparison of Surgery and Pulsed Electromagnatic Fields (PEMF)
Harry R. Gossling, MD
Richard A. Bernstein, MD
Joan Abbott, Phd


Elektrische Stimulation von Zellen und Geweben am besonderen Beispiel von Knochenzellen
Dissertation zur Erlangung des akademischen Grades doctor rerum naturalium (Dr. rer. nat.) im Fach Biophysik eingereicht an der Mathematisch-Naturwissenschaftlichen Fakultät I der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin von Diplom-Biophysikerin Beate Habel geboren am 10.8.1971 in Gera.


Electrical Stimulation and Spinal Fusion
Neil Kahanovitz, MD
Past President, North American Spine Society

Low-power electromagnetic stimulation of osteotomized rabbit fibulae

A Randomized Blinded Study
D. Pienkowski, PH.D.
S.R. Pollack, PH.D,
C.T. Brighton M.D. PH.D
N.J. Griffith, M.S.
Philadelphia Pennsylvania

Pulsed Electro Magnetic Fields in the Treatment of Non-Union

B.J. Punt (Department of Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
P.T. den Hoed (Ikazia Hospital, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
W.P.J. Fontijne (Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol (2008)

Stimulation of osteogenic differentiation in human osteoprogenitor cells by pulsed electromagnetic fields: an in vitro study

Justus H.W. Jansen
Olav P. van der Jagt
Bas J. Punt
Jan A.N. Verhaar
Johannes P.T.M. van Leeuwen
Harrie Weinans
Holger Jahr

A double-blind trial of pulsed electromagnetic fields for delayed union of tibial fractures

J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1990 May
Sharrard WJ. Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield, England

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Electrical treatment of tibial non-union: a prospective, randomised, double-blind trial

R.B. Simonis
E.J. Parnell
P.S. Ray
J.L. Peacock

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