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The use of low level light therapy in the treatment of head and neck oedema

  title={The use of low level light therapy in the treatment of head and neck oedema},
  author={Natalie Lee and J. D. Wigg and James Carroll},
Low level laser therapy (LLLT) has been used in conjunction with other therapies such as intermittent pneumatic compression, manual / medical lymphatic drainage (MLD) and kinesiotaping for the treatment and management of limb lymphoedema. Evidence from practice and small scale studies demonstrates that LLLT can greatly influence outcomes and improve quality of life (QoL) in these groups of patients (Piller and Thelander, 1998). However, these studies have been conducted specifically on breast… 

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