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Polaris HP – high power laser therapy unit

The article presents detailed description and application of the Polaris HP S high power laser therapy unit. The Polaris HP S high power laser is a device with a peak power of 18 W that is emitted from two wavelengths of 808 and 980 nm....

High power laser therapy – indications

The article presents a list of pathological entities in which the high power laser shows particularly positive results. High power laser therapy (HILT - High Intensity Laser Therapy) is a treatment method whose indications cover practically every part of the body. It is used in...

Effects of the high power laser therapy in sportsmen after the ankle joint injury

The article presents the evaluation of the effects of the therapeutic program using High Power Laser Therapy in the treatment of injury to ankle joint ligament of sportsmen. The study was done in the Reha-athletica cabinet of dr Grzegorz Głąb in Cracow. Introduction Practising sports entails...

Case study of one of the PGE Skra Belchatow players

The article presents results of high power laser therapy unit Polaris HP S18W usage in case study of one of the professional volleyball players. One of the players of PGE Skra Bełchatów underwent the high power laser therapy. He had chronic enthesopathy of the patellar...

High power laser therapy in the case study of a man with the full thickness tear of the right supraspinatus tendon

Description of the therapy of full thickness tear of the enthesis of the right supraspinatus tendon in case of 64-year-old man. Medical history: A 64-year-old man with shoulder pain came for the therapy. The right supraspinatus tendon injury occurred as a result of a workplace accident...

High power laser therapy in the treatment of injuries to ankle joint ligaments

The article describes therapeutic effects in case of ankle joint injury in gymnast. Introduction Ankle joint injuries are the most frequent lower limb injuries in both amateur and professional sports. With respect to the ankle joint itself, injuries in the extreme supination leading to the injury...

Therapeutic effect of the high power laser therapy after an ankle joint injury: case study

The article presents evaluation of the effects of the high power laser therapy in a handball player after the injury to ankle joint ligaments. Description of the study The study was carried out on a 19-year-old female gymnast with a 12-year-old experience who trains 24 hours...

High power laser therapy versus ultrasound therapy

Short-term effects of high power laser therapy versus ultrasound therapy in the treatment of Subacromial Impingement Syndrome (called SAIS). Aim The aim of the study is to evaluate the short-term effectiveness of HILT (High Intensity Laser Therapy) versus ultrasound therapy . Study type The study was conducted as...

Laser therapy — physical approach

Laser therapy has its origins in the 1960s. Laser radiation does not occur in nature. Laser light is an electromegnetic wave with some unique characteristics. History of laser therapy Laser therapy has its origins in the second half of the twentieth century. The first laser was constructed in...

Laser therapy in veterinary medicine

Physical methods such as electrotherapy, ultrasound therapy, laser therapy, magnetotherapy belong to the canon of physiotherapy treatments to treat human's ailments. Nowadays they become more and more popular in veterinary medicine. Patient preparation Falling on the patient's body, laser radiation can be reflected, diffused, absorbed or further transmitted....