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Activity Steps


Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Learning Objectives

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Summarize the history of cold (nonsurgical) laser therapy and describe its mechanism of action.
  2. Explain the current clinical application and treatment options for cold laser therapy in pain management.
  3. List the effects and contraindications associated with cold laser therapy in pain management.
Price: $49.00


  • ACCME 1.5 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: TPM0920
Published: September 2020
Expires: 8/31/2022
Required Passing Score: 7/10 (70%)
Authors: Ofelia L. Elvir-Lazo, MD, Roya Yumul, MD, PhD, and Paul F. White, PhD, MD, FANZCA
Categories: Pain Management