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Which of the following is a contraindication for ultrasound use?



A. Tendon injuries
B. Wound healing
C. Scar/incision management
D. CNS tissue
E. Fracture healing

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Asked by OSUOT, Last updated: Apr 03, 2020

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Answered Apr 04, 2018

CNS tissue

Rationale: Contraindications for US are: malignant tumors, joint cement, thrombophlebitis, pregnancy, plastic components, eyes, CNS tissue, pacemakers, reproductive organs Therapeutic application is for: pain control, fracture healing (must be very low pulsed rate and intensity), wound healing, soft tissue extensibility, tendon injuries, scar/incision management, phonophoresis Information obtained from an inservice given at my fieldwork site as part of a continuing ed course.
 

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