Arthritis & Pain Relief
Infrared sauna in patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis and Ankylosing Spondylitis.
Clinical Rheumatology (2009) 28:29-34
"All patients felt well during and after IR treatment"
Fredrikus G. J. Oosterveld & Johannes J. Rasker & Mark Floors & Robert Landkroon & Bob van Rennes & Jan Zwijnenberg & Mart A. F. J. van de Laar & Gerard J. Koel
The Effects of Repeated Thermal Therapy for Patients with Chronic Pain
"repeated thermal therapy may be a promising method for treatment of chronic pain"
Marie A. Cecchini, MS; David E. Root MD, MPH; Jeremie R. Rachunow, MD; and Phyllis M. Gelb, MD
No adverse physiological responses to infrared whole body hyperthermia in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis compared to healthy subjects. Advanced Biomedical Research.
"Infra red whole body hyperthermia has statistically significant positive direct effects upon pain and stiffness"