Ultrasound therapy is a treatment with high frequency sound waves (above 20 KHz). It is widely used in the treatment of many pathological conditions, such as:
- Ligament injuries
- Myalgias etc.
The therapeutic effects of ultrasound are:
- Increase the healing process
- Increase the elasticity of the connective tissue
- Reduction of edema
The use of ultrasound is contraindicated in cases:
- Metal prostheses
Be careful not to use it close to the heart, genitals and eyes.