Chukuka S Enwemeka

Summary

Affiliation: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intricacies of dose in laser phototherapy for tissue repair and pain relief
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY 11568, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:387-93. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Blue 470-nm light kills methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in vitro
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral, and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York 11568 8000, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:221-6. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of low-power lasers in tissue repair and pain control: a meta-analysis study
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY 11568 8000, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 22:323-9. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Visible 405 nm SLD light photo-destroys methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in vitro
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York 11568 8000, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 40:734-7. 2008
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of the efficacy of phototherapy in tissue repair
    Andras M Fulop
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:695-702. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic light
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY, USA
    Rehab Manag 17:20-5, 56-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based photomedicine
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    Photomed Laser Surg 23:353. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of laser therapy in wound repair: a meta-analysis of the literature
    Lynda D Woodruff
    Department of Physical Therapy, North Georgia College and State University, Dahlonega, Georgia, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 22:241-7. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint An inexpensive, automated instrument for laser irradiation of cultured cells
    George T Timberlake
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7379, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 22:233-9. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Low level laser therapy is not low
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    Photomed Laser Surg 23:529-30. 2005

Collaborators

  • Peter C Douris
  • Andras M Fulop
  • George T Timberlake
  • Lynda D Woodruff
  • Seema Dhimmer
  • Richard V Lenz
  • David D Johanson
  • Keyuri B Patel
  • James R Deluca
  • Kenneth S Dawes
  • Cameron D Barham
  • Donna L Waddell
  • Julie M Bounkeo
  • Windy M Brannon

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Intricacies of dose in laser phototherapy for tissue repair and pain relief
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY 11568, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:387-93. 2009
    ..The potential effects of patient-related factors, such as etiology, pathology, tissue optical density, depth of target tissue, and skin pigmentation are discussed concurrently and strategies are suggested to improve dosage determination...
  2. doi request reprint Blue 470-nm light kills methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in vitro
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral, and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York 11568 8000, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:221-6. 2009
    ..The 390-420 nm spectral width of the 405-nm superluminous diode (SLD) source may raise safety concerns in clinical practice, because of the trace of ultraviolet (UV) light within the spectrum...
  3. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of low-power lasers in tissue repair and pain control: a meta-analysis study
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY 11568 8000, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 22:323-9. 2004
    ..We used statistical meta-analysis to determine the overall treatment effects of laser phototherapy on tissue repair and pain relief...
  4. doi request reprint Visible 405 nm SLD light photo-destroys methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in vitro
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York 11568 8000, USA
    Lasers Surg Med 40:734-7. 2008
    ..We studied the effect of 405 nm blue light on two strains of MRSA-US-300 strain of CA-MRSA and the IS853 strain of HA-MRSA-in vitro...
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of the efficacy of phototherapy in tissue repair
    Andras M Fulop
    Department of Physical Therapy, School of Health Professions, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, New York, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 27:695-702. 2009
    ..The effect of phototherapy on tissue repair was determined by aggregating the literature and using statistical meta-analysis to analyze pertinent studies published between 2000 and 2007...
  6. ncbi request reprint Therapeutic light
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    School of Health Professions, Behavioral and Life Sciences, New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY, USA
    Rehab Manag 17:20-5, 56-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based photomedicine
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    Photomed Laser Surg 23:353. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of laser therapy in wound repair: a meta-analysis of the literature
    Lynda D Woodruff
    Department of Physical Therapy, North Georgia College and State University, Dahlonega, Georgia, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 22:241-7. 2004
    ..We determined the overall effects of laser therapy on tissue healing by aggregating the literature and subjecting studies meeting the inclusion and exclusion criteria to statistical meta-analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint An inexpensive, automated instrument for laser irradiation of cultured cells
    George T Timberlake
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas 66160 7379, USA
    Photomed Laser Surg 22:233-9. 2004
    ..Consequently, we developed a computer-based system that automatically moves a cell culture plate over a laser beam and times the exposure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Low level laser therapy is not low
    Chukuka S Enwemeka
    Photomed Laser Surg 23:529-30. 2005