08/04/2018

COLD LASERS IN PAIN MANAGEMENT

Low energy laser therapy has been shown — at appropriate dosimetry, wavelength, duration, and site-specific application — to reduce tissue pain/tenderness, normalize circulation patterns in tissue […]
08/04/2018

Seeing the Light

How Light Therapy is surprising skeptics and gaining converts By Rich Smith Once he saw the light, a 59-year-old Texan became a changed man. Not emotionally […]
08/04/2018

Est-ce vraiment un syndrome du canal carpien? Compression proximale du nerf médian

Martin C. Normand, PhD, DC & Martin Descarreaux, DC JCCA 2000; 44(3): 149-156   But: Cette étude vise à réviser les différents aspects cliniques et théoriques […]
08/04/2018

La douleur du syndrome du tunnel carpien traitée avec le laser doux et la stimulation nerveuse à microampère transcutané: une étude contrôlée

Ce nouveau traitement conservateur (laser doux) est efficace dans le traitement de la douleur du syndrome du tunnel carpien.  Carpal tunnel syndrome pain treated with low-level […]
08/04/2018

The effect of 300 mW, 830 nm laser on chronic neck pain: a double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study

Chow RT et al Castle Hill Medical Centre, 269-271 Old Northern Road, Castle Hill, NSW 2154, Australia. rtchow@bigpond.net.au PMID: 16806710 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Pain. […]
08/04/2018

Low level laser therapy for tendinopathy. Evidence of a dose-response pattern

Bjordal JM et al University of Bergen, Section of Physiotherapy Science, 5020 Bergen, NORVEGE Physical Therapy Reviews 2001;6:91-99   To investigate whether low-level laser therapy (LLLT) […]
08/04/2018

A systematic review of low level laser therapy with location-specific doses for pain from chronic joint disorders

Bjordal JM et al  Australian Journal of Physiotherapy 49: 107-116   We investigated if low level laser therapy (LLLT) of the joint capsule can reduce pain […]
08/04/2018

The Effect of Infra-red Diode Laser Irradiation on the Duration and Severity of Postoperative Pain: a Double Blind Trial

Moore, K. C. Hira, N. Broome, I. J. Cruikshank, J. A.   Laser Therapy, 1992, VOL 4; NUMBER 4, pages 145   There was a significant […]
08/04/2018

Retrospective study of adjunctive diode laser therapy for pain attenuation in 662 patients

Shigeyuki Nakaji et al Department of Hygiene, Hirosaki University School of Medicine, Aomori, Japan. PMID: 15782035 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Photomed Laser Surg. 2005 Feb;23(1):60-5 […]