An initial study suggested that more work was needed on the potential
of laser and transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation (TENS)
on acupuncture points to reduce and remove pain. When eleven patients
with carpal tunnel syndrome were either treated or 'sham-treated'
with red-beam laser or TENS on acupuncture points, they all experienced
reduction in pain and were able to return to work.
for more articles on complementary medical therapies
Naeser,MA et al. Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation