Extracorporeal Magnetic Stimulation

  • Alastair R. Morris
  • Kate H. Moore

Abstract

Until recently, stimulation of the pelvic tissues was only possible by the direct application of electrial current. However, new devices utilizing a pulsed electromagnetic field have been developed, which may achieve a similar effect. This magnetic stimulation is based, indications for its use, and summaries of current clinical experiences.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alastair R. Morris
    • 1
  • Kate H. Moore
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyRoyal North Shore HospitalSydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Department of UrogynaecologyUniversity of New South Wales St George HospitalSydneyAustralia

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