faradic current


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faradic current

[fə′rad·ik ‚kə·rənt]
Also spelled faradaic current.
(chemistry)
An electric current that corresponds to the reduction or oxidation of a chemical species.
(electricity)
An intermittent and nonsymmetrical alternating current like that obtained from the secondary winding of an induction coil.
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The management includes programmes for strengthening the pelvic floor muscles using Kegel exercises and electrical muscle stimulation using faradic current. This article highlights the role of physical therapy in the management of faecal incontinence.