The effectiveness of the Comptenz electronic analgesic device in dentistry--a pilot study

This study was undertaken to determine the effectiveness of the Comptenz electronic analgesic device. Fifty (50) patients were used in the study, of which 48 per cent eventually could be totally successfully anaesthetized by using the device. For 36 per cent, however, the device was found to be inef...

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Published in: The Journal of the Dental Association of South Africa = Die Tydskrif van die Tandheelkundige Vereniging van Suid-Afrika Vol. 50; no. 3; p. 119
Main Authors: van der Vyver, P J, de Wet, F A, Swanepoel, T A
Format: Journal Article
Language: Afrikaans
Published: South Africa 03-01-1995
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Summary: This study was undertaken to determine the effectiveness of the Comptenz electronic analgesic device. Fifty (50) patients were used in the study, of which 48 per cent eventually could be totally successfully anaesthetized by using the device. For 36 per cent, however, the device was found to be ineffective. For the rest (16 per cent) the device was only partially successful.
ISSN: 0011-8516