Mechanisms of low level light therapy

@inproceedings{Hamblin2006MechanismsOL,
  title={Mechanisms of low level light therapy},
  author={Michael R Hamblin and Tatiana N. Demidova},
  booktitle={SPIE BiOS},
  year={2006}
}
The use of low levels of visible or near infrared light for reducing pain, inflammation and edema, promoting healing of wounds, deeper tissues and nerves, and preventing tissue damage has been known for almost forty years since the invention of lasers. Originally thought to be a peculiar property of laser light (soft or cold lasers), the subject has now broadened to include photobiomodulation and photobiostimulation using non-coherent light. Despite many reports of positive findings from… CONTINUE READING
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