The effectiveness of low-level laser therapy for nonspecific chronic low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis

@inproceedings{Huang2015TheEO,
  title={The effectiveness of low-level laser therapy for nonspecific chronic low back pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Zeyu Huang and Jun Ma and Jing Chen and Bin Shen and Fuxing Pei and Virginia B. Kraus},
  booktitle={Arthritis research & therapy},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND In recent decades, low-level laser therapy (LLLT) has been widely used to relieve pain caused by different musculoskeletal disorders. Though widely used, its reported therapeutic outcomes are varied and conflicting. Results similarly conflict regarding its usage in patients with nonspecific chronic low back pain (NSCLBP). This study investigated the efficacy of low-level laser therapy (LLLT) for the treatment of NSCLBP by a systematic literature search with meta-analyses on selected… CONTINUE READING