The effect of therapeutic ultrasound on metallic implants: a study in rats.

Kocaoglu B. , Cabukoglu C., Ozeras N., Seyhan M. , Karahan M., Yalcin S.

Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation, cilt.92, sa.11, ss.1858-62, 2011 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 92 Konu: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.apmr.2011.06.002
  • Dergi Adı: Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1858-62


Objective: To investigate whether therapeutic ultrasound (US) use over metallic implants has the potential for adverse effects as a result of greater temperature increases at the tissue-metal interface.