Effects of low-power laser exposure on masseter muscle pain and microcirculation

@article{Tullberg2003EffectsOL,
  title={Effects of low-power laser exposure on masseter muscle pain and microcirculation},
  author={Marie Tullberg and P Alstergren and M Ernberg},
  journal={Pain},
  year={2003},
  volume={105},
  pages={89-96}
}
One possible cause of the reported positive treatment effect by low-power laser exposure in muscle pain conditions could be that it increases the local microcirculation. The aim of this study was therefore to investigate the immediate effects on masseter muscle blood flow by low-power laser exposure in patients with chronic orofacial pain of muscular origin in comparison to healthy individuals. Twelve patients with myofascial pain of orofacial muscles and 12 age and gender matched healthy… CONTINUE READING

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