Comparison of the effects of laser, ultrasound, and combined laser plus ultrasound treatments in experimental tendon healing


DEMIR H., MENKU P., Kirnap M. , CALIS M. , Ikizceli I.

LASERS IN SURGERY AND MEDICINE, cilt.35, ss.84-89, 2004 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 35 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2004
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1002/lsm.20046
  • Dergi Adı: LASERS IN SURGERY AND MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.84-89

Özet

Background and Objective: Therapeutic ultrasound (US) and laser (L) treatments accelerate and facilitate wound healing, and also have beneficial effects on tendon healing. This randomized control study was designed to evaluate the effects of low-intensity US and low-level laser therapy (LLLT) on tendon healing in rats.