Condition Amplitude***
(Patient Toleration)
Mode(Pulsed) Electrode Polarity Treatment Duration** Tx Frequency
Acute 150-250 V >100 pps Anodal 30 min 1x/daily
Subacute 150-250 V >100 pps Cathodal* 30-90 min 1x/daily
*Can use reversal, and may be indicated if suspect infection and/or unable to determine exact phase of injury**Has been shown to require a min of 30 min to be germicidal***Maximal germicidal effect was shown to be 2 hours at 250 volts
Table 2: Treatment Parameters for High Volt Pulsed Current.