The Use of Low Level Laser Biostimulation for the Treatment of Chronic Pain Syndromes
High powered lasers such as CO2 and YAG which are used in surgery exert their effect by generating heat in the body tissues. At temperatures between 40–100 °C there is a progressive cellular change ranging through protein denaturation and coagulation to cellular disruption and destruction. Above 100 °C tissue vapourisation occurs and at even higher temperatures there is tissue carbonisation and burn off.
KeywordsChronic Pain Pain Relief Laser Therapy Post Herpetic Neuralgia Chronic Pain Syndrome
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