Effects of Electro-acupuncture on Muscle:
Improve muscle contraction, and muscle inhibition.
Tissue repair. Promotes blood and lymph circulation.
Increases oxygenation and elimination of waste by-products.
Anti-spasmodic effect on myalgic cords and trigger points which aids in creating a lengthened, efficient muscle.
Effects of Electro-acupuncture on Tendon:
Increases local perfusion and tendon repair.
Stimulation of myo-tendinous junction signals brain to modulate the contractile tissue.
Tendons conduct electricity, so its corresponding muscle will be stimulated as well.
The three Major benefits of Electro-acupuncture over manual acupuncture:
1. Anti-inflammatory effect:
Orthopedic Acupuncture and Electroacupuncture (EAC) is especially successful at treating: