Effect of low level laser therapy in rheumatoid arthritis patients with carpal tunnel syndrome

@inproceedings{2018EffectOL,
  title={Effect of low level laser therapy in rheumatoid arthritis patients with carpal tunnel syndrome},
  author={},
  year={2018}
}
  • Published 2018
OBJECTIVE: the aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy of low level laser therapy (LLLT) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) with carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS). MATERIAL AND METHODS: a total of 19 patients with the diagnosis of CTS in 19 hands were included and randomly assigned to two treatment groups; LLLT (Group 1) (10 hands) with dosage 1.5 J/ per point and placebo laser therapy group (Group 2) (9 hands). A Galium-Aluminum-Arsenide diode laser device was used as a source… CONTINUE READING