What is Bone Growth Stimulator?

Category: Equipment

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Several electrical bone growth stimulators are available. The noninvasive type of stimulator is comprised of coils or electrodes, which are placed on the skin near the fracture site. The invasive type includes percutaneous and implanted devices.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
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Moderate 0
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None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bone Growth Stimulator

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Bone Growth Stimulator

Dosage Patients
30 min daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Bone Growth Stimulator

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Course of treatment ended 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Bone Growth Stimulator

Duration

Currently using Bone Growth Stimulator

Duration Patients
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped using Bone Growth Stimulator

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 0
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
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