diathermy machine


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diathermy machine

[′dī·ə‚thər·mē mə‚shēn]
(electronics)
A radio-frequency oscillator, sometimes followed by rf amplifier stages, used to generate high-frequency currents that produce heat within some part of the body for therapeutic purposes.
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The current passes through the patient's body tissues and then returns back to the diathermy machine via a dispersive electrode or patient return pad.
HFAC generated by the diathermy electrosurgical device passes down one tine of the forceps and then through the patient's tissue placed between the tips before returning to the diathermy machine through the second tine (Hay 2007).
Diathermy machine parts, haemofiltration sets of ultrasonic generator parts.
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Autoclavable reusable laparoscopic bipolar fenestrated forceps with matching cable to fit L&T Diathermy machine made of high quality stainless steel.
A small blood vessel gripped between the jaws will be coagulated, whereas there will be no damage to the adjacent structures; most of the modern diathermy machines support the use of bipolar probe without modification unlike ligasure and harmonic scalpel in which the machine is very expensive.
The Ministry of Health and Social Services has received 32 Diathermy machines from USAID Namibia.
The energy provided by electrical stimulation, ultrasound, and short-wave diathermy machines helps to reduce swelling and pain, and increases circulation, which stimulates the cells to heal damaged tissue.
Ultrasound and diathermy machines also have variables that allow the clinician to individualize treatment.