Low level laser treatment of primary and secondary Raynaud's phenomenon.

@article{AlAwami2001LowLL,
  title={Low level laser treatment of primary and secondary Raynaud's phenomenon.},
  author={Mahdi Al-Awami and Martin Schillinger and Michael E. Gschwandtner and Thomas Maca and Markus Haumer and E. Minar},
  journal={VASA. Zeitschrift fur Gefasskrankheiten},
  year={2001},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={281-4}
}
BACKGROUND Patients who had been treated with low level laser (LLL) for their digital ulcers reported an impressive improvement of their symptoms of episodic digital ischaemia. Therefore this pilot study was performed to evaluate the efficacy of LLL as a new non-drug non-invasive treatment for patients with primary and secondary Raynaud's phenomenon (RP). PATIENTS AND METHODS Forty patients (29 female, 11 male, mean age 51 years) with active primary (28%) and secondary (72%) Raynaud's… CONTINUE READING

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