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Course Testimonial: Anna Grazia Pietrolungo

“I found the training course on the Thor Laser very informative and thorough. James is very dynamic and gave enough information for the time frame of the day. I am seriously contemplating purchasing this breakthrough piece of equipment. I feel … Continue reading

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LLLT / Photobiomodulation cures acute thrombocytopenia in mice

Zhang et al showed that whole body 810nm laser 100mW/cm2, 30J/cm2 cures acute thrombocytopenia in mice. Thrombocytopenia is a common hematologic disorder that is managed primarily by platelet transfusions. They showed that noninvasive whole-body illumination cures acute thrombocytopenia triggered by … Continue reading

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LLLT and Roberta Chow in the news “Laser therapy: making light of hidden pain”

Some mornings before he went to work at UBS, Paul Barton was in such pain he would hobble or even crawl to the bathroom. Once his medication had taken effect, he was functional and could manipulate his painful feet into … Continue reading

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Transcranial LLLT for Chronic mild Traumatic Brain Injury

The VA, Boston University and Harvard Medical School published the results of a Transcranial LLLT (LED) pilot study on mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Incredibly; TBI is a leading cause of death and disability among children and young adults in … Continue reading

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LLLT Low level cold class IV laser therapy. Treat the skin directly, preferably in contact (or very close).

oh dear, I hope that none of this audience (you) are attempting to treat through clothing. Light does not go through clothing very well (if at all). You must treat the skin directly, preferably in contact (or very close). These … Continue reading

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LLLT Systematic reviews with meta-analysis are hard to do

LLLT Systematic reviews with meta-analysis are hard to do for all sorts of reasons: 1) LLLT has had a lot of different names (cold laser, laser biostimulation, photobiomodulation, low intensity laser laser therapy, LEDT,  etc) so the literature search is hard … Continue reading

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Class IV laser treatments take longer than 3B lasers

A paper titled ”The Effectiveness of Therapeutic Class IV (10 W) Laser Treatment for Epicondylitis” [ref] showed that 10 Watt Class IV laser (mixed 8W 970nm, 2W 810) was successful in reducing pain and improving function in an RCT with 15 … Continue reading

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