Projects filed under: Laser

Photomedicine and Laser Surgery reports that postsurgical healing of wounds that are infected can benefit from laser therapy. The study indicates “that laser phototherapy has a positive effect on the healing of infected wounds.”...

Year

2019
“The aging process leads to a gradual loss of muscle mass and muscle performance, leading to a higher functional dependence…present findings suggested that LLLT in combination with strength training was able to improve muscle performance in elderly people.”...

Year

2019
This animal study reveals that reveals that laser therapy has beneficial effects that are ” fast-acting (within minutes) and long-lasting (for several days)…irrespective of whether it was applied before, at the same time as or after [Parkinson’s onset], [therapeutic laser]...

Year

2019
“Raynaud’s is a disorder in which small blood vessels of the extremities have reduced blood flow when they are exposed to cold, or emotional distress. Under these conditions, the blood vessels go into spasms, causing pain, numbness, throbbing or tingling....

Year

2019
This article, which quotes several published studies, reports that laser therapy “offers a noninvasive and effective treatment for shingles…Patients often attest to pain relief while still on the treatment table after the first treatment. The classic rash and vesicular eruptions...

Year

2019
Research has shown that laser therapy can significantly reduce overall, night, and activity pain, and disability in frozen shoulder cases after 8 weeks of treatment....

Year

2019
Two new studies on laser therapy and low thyroid function showed that laser “promotes the improvement of thyroid function.” Every participant needed less medication at long-term follow-up, and nearly half the test subjects no longer needed any levothyroxine treatment following...

Year

2019
This animal study from Lasers in Medical Science reports that for inflammation in the TMJ, laser is superior to LED light treatment or no treatment....

Year

2019
Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s are the two most common neurodegenerative diseases at this time. Despite medications to control the symptoms, “the progression of neuronal death remains relentless.” Research states that “infrared light therapy…is emerging as a safe and effective therapy that...

Year

2019
Diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) accounts for most common complications of Type II Diabetes Mellitus. Painful DPN is associated with functional limitation & poor quality of life. This study reports that “laser therapy was found to be effective in type 2...

Year

2019