Early results of low-level laser application for masticatory muscle pain: a double-blind randomized clinical study

Sancakli E., Gokcen-Rohlig B., Balik A., Ongul D., Kipirdi S., Keskin H.

BMC ORAL HEALTH, vol.15, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s12903-015-0116-5
  • Journal Name: BMC ORAL HEALTH
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Masticatory muscle pain, Low-level laser, Direct irradiation, TEMPOROMANDIBULAR DISORDERS, THERAPY, EFFICACY, TRIALS, OUTCOMES
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes


Background: To evaluate the effect of Low Level Laser (LLL) application at the points of greatest pain in patients with chronic masticatory muscle pain.