Phototherapy

Known as: Mental Health @ None @ Light Therapy @ None @ None @ None @ None, Therapies, Photoradiation, Therapy, Photoradiation 
The treatment of disease with certain types of light. Phototherapy can use lasers, LED, fluorescent lamps, and ultraviolet or infrared radiation.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
Phototherapy, including photodynamic therapy (PDT) and photothermal therapy (PTT), is a light-activated local treatment modality… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The aim of the present work is to analyze available action spectra for various biological responses of HeLa cells… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND We conducted a randomized clinical trial to determine whether treatment of women with gestational diabetes mellitus… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Phototherapy uses monochromatic light in the optical region of 600-1000 nm to treat in a non-destructive and non-thermal fashion… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
In this study we have evaluated the use of blue light (peak at 415 nm) and a mixed blue and red light (peaks at 415 and 660 nm… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is prevalent when vitamin D stores are typically low. Broad-spectrum light therapy includes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE This study tests the hypothesis that stress reduction methods based on mindfulness meditation can positively influence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
We have compared the therapeutic effectiveness of a new UVB fluorescent sunlamp, the Philips TL-01 lamp, which emits a narrow… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
Using a monochromator the action spectrum for ultraviolet phototherapy of psoriasis was determined for radiation between 254 and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1970
Highly Cited
1970
n engl j med 358;9 www.nejm.org february 28, 2008 920 A male infant weighing 3400 g was born at 37 weeks’ gestation after an… (More)
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