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Title   An Evaluation of the Effect of the Erchonia LUNULA on the Temporary Increase of Clear Nail in Patients with Toenail Onychomycosis

Investigators are studying the use of the LUNULATM, which gives off a low level laser light, as a treatment for toenail fungus.

IRB Number   13-04
Treatment   Orthopaedics

The laser is being used to treat fungus of the big toe, only. Patients will be given 4 treatments at one week intervals. Follow up consists of visits to the Coughlin Clinic 3, 6 and 12 months after the last treatment, for measurements and photos of the treated nails.

Principal Name   Michael Coughlin, MD
Contact Name   Alicia Trakas
Fax   (208) 367-3331
Phone   (208) 367-3330



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