What is Low Intensity Laser Therapy?

Category: Physical Therapy

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Low-level laser therapy is a medical treatment that alters cellular function. Specific test and protocols for LLLT suggest it is effective in relieving short-term pain for rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, acute and chronic neck pain, tendinopathy, and possibly chronic joint disorders.

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Side effects as an overall problem
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Low Intensity Laser Therapy

Side effect Patients

Why patients stopped taking Low Intensity Laser Therapy

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Reason Patients
Did not seem to work 1
See 1 patient who's stopped going to Low Intensity Laser Therapy

Duration

Stopped going to Low Intensity Laser Therapy

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
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Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
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Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 1
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