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3. When the Stimulator Should Not Be Used
Stimulation should not be applied transthoracically (across the heart)
because the introduction of electrical current into the heart may cause cardiac
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skin eruptions, e.g. phlebitis, thrombophlebitis, varicose veins, etc.
3.4 Precautions
It is important to keep this manual handy. It should be studied and reviewed
periodically by users of BioWaveGO
The stimulator should be maintained and serviced by BioWave personnel, or other
following the safety precautions and operating instructions in this manual.
Pain Relief Pads must not touch each other when placed on the body.
Do not drop the stimulator as it could be damaged and will not function properly.
Do not exceed the treatment duration and frequency recommended in the
operating instructions.
was designed and manufactured to ensure maximum
safety of operation. Maintain the stimulator in strict compliance with the safety
precautions and operating instructions in this manual.
Isolated cases of skin irritation may occur at the site of Pain Relief Pad placement
following long-term application.
Caution should be used for patients with suspected or diagnosed heart problems.