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A systematic review with procedural assessments and meta-analysis of Low Level Laser Therapy in lateral elbow tendinopathy (tennis elbow)

  • Jan M Bjordal1, 2Email author,
  • Rodrigo AB Lopes-Martins3,
  • Jon Joensen1, 2,
  • Christian Couppe4,
  • Anne E Ljunggren2,
  • Apostolos Stergioulas5 and
  • Mark I Johnson6
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders20089:75

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2474-9-75

Received: 29 January 2008

Accepted: 29 May 2008

Published: 29 May 2008

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Original Submission
29 Jan 2008 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
25 Feb 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Jan D. Rompe
7 Mar 2008 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Gerard Malanga
19 Mar 2008 Author responded Author comments - Jan Magnus Bjordal
Resubmission - Version 3
19 Mar 2008 Submitted Manuscript version 3
Resubmission - Version 4
Submitted Manuscript version 4
17 Apr 2008 Author responded Author comments - Jan Magnus Bjordal
Resubmission - Version 5
17 Apr 2008 Submitted Manuscript version 5
13 May 2008 Author responded Author comments - Jan Magnus Bjordal
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13 May 2008 Submitted Manuscript version 6
29 May 2008 Editorially accepted
29 May 2008 Article published 10.1186/1471-2474-9-75

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Authors’ Affiliations

Institute of Physiotherapy, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences, Bergen University College
Department of Public Health and Primary Health Care, Section of Physiotherapy Science University of Bergen
Department of Pharmacology, Institute of Biomedical Sciences, University of São Paulo. Av. Prof. Lineu Prestes
University of Copenhagen – Institute of Sportsmedicine, Bispebjerg Hospital
Faculty Human Movement & Quality Life, University of Peloponnese
Faculty of Health, Centre for Pain Research, Leeds Metropolitan University