Heat therapy

High level laser therapy (HLLT)

A branch of thermotherapy applying heat, which may be transferred via radiation, conduction, and convection, to produce therapeutic effect. It results in blood vessels dilation and increased blood flow. Other benefits include relieving muscle spasms and reducing pain. Therefore heat therapy is used in disorders like rheumatoid arthritis, paresis, contractures, neuralgia, and neuritis.

Updated: 13-11-2023, 14:14