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07 January 2022: Meta-Analysis

Efficacy and Safety of Light Therapy as a Home Treatment for Motor and Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson Disease: A Meta-Analysis

Wenjie Sun AE , Junqiang Yan AFG* , Jiannan Wu BC , Hongxia Ma BD

DOI: 10.12659/MSM.935074

Med Sci Monit 2022; 28:e935074

Table 2 Equipment and relevant parameters of all studies used in LT.

Study IDDeviceExposure distanceInterventional protocolInvestigated parameters
EXPCON
Videnovic 2017Sun Ray Sunbox SB-55886.4 cm60 min/day,morning+evening (2-week, follow-up 2-week)White light (10,000 lux)Dim red light (200 lux)
Rutten 2016–2019light box (Brazil, Lumie, Cambridge UK)30 min/day,morning+evening (3-month, follow-up 6-month)White light (10,000 lux)Dim light (200 lux)
Rutten 2019Spectramax light therapy device60 min/day, evening (6-month, follow-up 1-month)Blue/green lightPolychromatic light (100 lux)
Willis 2018light source containing fluorescent tubes0.8–1 m60 min/day, evening (2-week)Polychromatic light (3,000 lux)Dim red light (200 lux)
Raymackers 2019A portable head-mounted device (Luminette®, Lucimed SA,Villers-le-Bouillet, Belgium)45 min/day, morning (1-month, 2-week washout, 1-month)Blue lightOeange light (175 lux)

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