Only superficial structures i.e., skin & subcutaneous tissues are heated by conduction, convection & conversion (radiation)
- Hot bath/ packs (kenny packs)/ soaks/ compresses/ water bottle
- Chemical packs
- Paraffin wax bath
- Infrared lamp
- Moist air cabinet
Deeper structures i.e., muscles are heated by conversion or radiation.
- Short wave diathermy
- Microwave therapy
- Ultrasound therapy
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