The efficacy of laser therapy in wound repair: a meta-analysis of the literature.

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OBJECTIVE We determined the overall effects of laser therapy on tissue healing by aggregating the literature and subjecting studies meeting the inclusion and exclusion criteria to statistical meta-analysis. BACKGROUND DATA Low-level laser therapy (LLLT) devices have been in use since the mid sixties, but their therapeutic value remains doubtful, as the… (More)

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@article{Woodruff2004TheEO, title={The efficacy of laser therapy in wound repair: a meta-analysis of the literature.}, author={Lynda D. Woodruff and Julie M Bounkeo and Windy M Brannon and Kenneth S Dawes and Cameron D Barham and Donna L Waddell and Chukuka Samuel Enwemeka}, journal={Photomedicine and laser surgery}, year={2004}, volume={22 3}, pages={241-7} }