Lasers in Medical Science

, 4:141 | Cite as

Low level laser therapy: A review

  • Paul R. King
Article

Abstract

The biological and clinical effects of sub-thermal doses of laser light is an area of some controversy. In this review the published scientific evidence for such effects is examined with particular reference to the physics of the light delivery and dosimetry.

Key words

Low level laser therapy Mid-laser Soft-laser Photobioactivation Biostimulation 

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© Baillière Tindall 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul R. King
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Medical PhysicsThe University of Leeds, The General InfirmaryLeeds

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