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1

The therapeutic effect of ultrasound is produced by mechanical of what?

Vibrations

2

Photons stimulate chromosphores in a process known as

Photobiomodulation

3

Stimulation of chromophores results in beneficial therapeutic outcomes such as

pain relief, accelerated healing, immunomodulation, wound healing, tissue regeneration, muscle relaxation, local vasodilation

4

What Laser Characteristic means all light energy has the same Wavelenth, produce same color?

Monochromatic

5

What laser characteristic is a light photon traveling in waves having different lengths. It also determines the color of light in phase said to be what?

Coherent

6

What laser characteristic has a beam that does NOT tend to diverge as it travels through space?

Collimated

7

Phontons absorbed by photoreceptors stimulates what?

Mitochondria