LASERS IN SURGERY AND MEDICINE, vol.35, no.1, pp.84-89, 2004 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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Title of Journal :
LASERS IN SURGERY AND MEDICINE
laser, ultrasound, tendon healing, physical medicine, rat, HELIUM-NEON LASER, THERAPEUTIC ULTRASOUND, ACHILLES-TENDON, PULSED ULTRASOUND, TENSILE-STRENGTH, SKELETAL-MUSCLE, RATS, IRRADIATION, REPAIR, IMPROVES
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.