TENS Burst Mode
Stimulation form consisting of short series of pulses with high frequency that are repeated with low frequency. BURST stimulation is used for general pain relief and stimulation must be so strong that muscle contraction is perceived. In general terms the electrode is placed on a large muscle near the pain location. BURST has the following variables: frequency, pulse width and treatment time.
A long-cycle pain relief is given with BURST stimulation due to the fact that the body increases its own production of natural painkillers, the endorphins. BURST stimulation can be used for relief of radiating pain such as: