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43.4 x 29.0 cm ⏐ 17.1 x 11.4 in (300dpi)
DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DR P. MARAZZI / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
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Pulsed shortwave diathermy device being used to relieve lower back pain in a male patient. Diathermy is a form of heat treatment giving pain relief by heating the underlying tissue, increasing blood flow and relaxing muscles. This helps speed up the natural recovery process.
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