Erector Spinalis / Mid-Back Electrode Placement

A stimulation lead wire consists of 2 electrodes:

  • A positive electrode: red connection
  • A negative electrode: black connection

Follow the pictogram and video to properly position the pads. For the best results, keep to the size of electrode shown in the video/photos/pictograms: large and small. Unless you have other specific medical instruction, always follow the placement directions in the photos.

DJO Global, Inc. disclaims all responsibility for electrodes positioned in any other manner.

Electrode Placement Instructional Video

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