Laser Certification Test

Take this simple test to see how you do (answers at bottom of the page).

1. What are the properties of a laser?

  1. Monochromatic
  2. Coherent
  3. Collimated
  4. All of the above

2. What is a Joule?

  1. Nerve stimulation by a laser
  2. A measurement of energy generated by a laser
  3. A fiber optic for a laser
  4. A diamond ring

3. IDE stands for “Investigational Device Exemption”.

  1. True
  2. False

4. The key effect of laser light on a cell is an increased metabolism.

  1. True
  2. False

5. A contraindication for laser is use in the eye.

  1. True
  2. False

6. Does the MicroLight 830® Smart Laser fall within the infrared electromagnetic spectrum?

  1. Yes
  2. No

7. What are the target systems for laser therapy?

  1. Lymphatic
  2. Nerve
  3. Circulatory
  4. All the above

8. Infrared lasers at 830 nm penetrate deeper than Helium-Neon lasers at 630 nm.

  1. True
  2. False

9. Photon energy is absorbed into the…

  1. Mitochondria of the cell
  2. Skin
  3. Blood
  4. None of the above

10. The laser improves micro-vascularization.

  1. True
  2. False

11. The photo receptor of the cell is the receiver of the 830nm wave length.

  1. True
  2. False

12. The mitochondrion is the powerhouse of the cell.

  1. True
  2. False

13. Vasal dilation of the arterial and venous system occurs with the ML 830® Smart Laser.

  1. True
  2. False

14. The ML830® Smart Laser can be used on acute injuries.

  1. True
  2. False

15. Lighted emitting diodes are coherent, collimated and monochromatic.

  1. True
  2. False

16. The FDA clears Class IV Lasers & LED’s under an ILY infrared heat tissue claim.

  1. True
  2. False

17. The FDA clears Class IIIb Lasers under an NHN claim supported by clinical studies.

  1. True
  2. False

18. Photons are a ‘bundle of energy’.

  1. True
  2. False

19. Milliwatts describes power of a Laser.

  1. True
  2. False

20. All Lasers must have FDA Danger Labels.

  1. True
  2. False

21. The Radiation Health Section of FDA classifies lasers into three categories.

  1. True
  2. False

22. A medical Laser at 635nm and 5mw of energy is a Class IIIa Laser.

  1. True
  2. False

23. A Class IIIb Laser at 830nm and 90mw of energy is designed to have an anti- inflammatory response on soft tissue.

  1. True
  2. False

24. Einstein conceived the concept of Lasers in 1916.

  1. True
  2. False

25.A Laser at 635nm and 5mw of energy is a Class IIIa Laser Pointer.

  1. True
  2. False

26. A Laser at 830nm and 90mw of energy is a Class IIIb Laser.

  1. True
  2. False

27. A Laser at 1064nm and 1 watt of energy or more is a Class IV Laser.

  1. True
  2. False

28. Class IV Lasers are designed to cut, coagulate or vaporize tissue.

  1. True
  2. False

29. The first report of photo bio-stimulation in medicine came from Dr. Andrew Mester in 1968.

  1. True
  2. False

30. Light emitting diodes are super luminous diodes are designed to heat soft tissue.

  1. True
  2. False

31. The Kannaway Pulse could be added to my practice or business to generate an additional source of revenue by providing ‘pulse laser treatments’ to my patients or clients.

  1. Yes
  2. No

Answers to Laser Certification Test

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