NON DIGITAL IONTOPHOESIS And DIGITAL IONTOPHOESIS.
The device has electrodes placed in a shallow pan containing just enough level of water to cover the palms /soles. The device is switched on, with the potentiometer turned on to the “minimum” position. Now the patient’s palms / soles are placed in the pan.
(Note : Electrodes should be covered with wet cloth and kept under the armpits). And the potentiometer is slowly advanced. As it is rotated to 5-8 mA, the current begins flowing, and is increased till the patient feels a little discomfort.
MAJOR FEATURES -
• An inexpensive machine, its operating costs are very low. • Its operation requires almost negligible prior training. • Very effective, safe and gives superior results, thereby increasing the efficiency of the physician. • Improves the quality of medical care.