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LightForce Helping People to GoPerform

Learn how this elite sports injury and performance center is leveraging the same tools and techniques used on professional athletes to achieve better therapeutic outcomes in their patients.

Published: Football Medicine and Performance. Spring 2019, Pgs 32-33.

How Do You Manage Muscle Inflammation? Looking at how NSAIDS, Ice, and Laser Stack Up

See how NSAIDS, ice, and laser therapy stack up for reducing inflammation, and why it may be time to put R.I.C.E to rest.

Published: Advance. 2018.
Author(s): Mark Callanen, PT, DPT, OCS

Muscular Preconditioning Using Phototherapy Improves the Physical Work Capacity of the Quadriceps when Applied between Repeated Bouts of Resistance Exercise

Triple-blind, placebo-controlled, cross-over study suggests photobiomodulation therapy may be a beneficial and safe ergogenic aid.

Published: Journal of Athletic Enhancement, February 2019;7(6), doi: 10.4172/2324-9080.1000310
Author(s): Borsa PA, Dale RB, Levine D, Crow JA

Effectiveness of high-intensity laser therapy in the treatment of musculoskeletal disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

This review found high-intensity laser therapy (HILT) more effective for treating neck and back pain than placebo.

Published: Medicine, December 2018;97(51):e13126
Author(s): Song, Hyun Jin, MPharm, PhDa; Seo, Hyun-Ju, MPH, PhDb; Lee, Youngjin, PhDc; Kim, Sung Kyu, MDd

Laser Assisted Wound Healing for 4-Month-Old Foal

Signalment: 4-month-old, Quarter/Appaloosa cross, gelding, “Magnum”
Diagnostics and Exam Findings: Foal was found with a deep laceration on the medial aspect of the forearm of the right front leg approximately 300 cm² on August 9, 2018.
Laser Treatment: Wound was treated with the large off-contact treatment head with a dosage of 9 J/cm² totaling 2,730 joules administered at 6.5 [...]

Author(s): Jon Seiler, DVM

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