Laser Therapy's Influence

Johnston, S. Laurence
June 2009
PN;Jun2009, Vol. 63 Issue 6, p16
Trade Publication
The article provides information on the potential of Laser Therapy (LT) in treating neurological injuries and insults. Dr. Shimon Rochkind of Israel believes that LT is best used to augment cell transplantation. Dr. Kimberly Byrnes and Dr. Juanita Anders have shown that laser irradiation alters gene expression after acute Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) and exerts an anti-inflammatory effect on the injured cord, which reduces secondary injury.


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