Electrotherapy is the use of electrical energy as a medical treatment. In medicine, the term electrotherapy can apply to a variety of treatments, including the use of electrical devices such as deep brain stimulators for neurological diseases. The use of electrotherapy is an accepted practice in the field of physical therapy. The American physical therapy association acknowledges and approves the use of electrotherapy.
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