LASERS IN MEDICINE


Please sign in to view the rest of this entry.

LASERS IN MEDICINE
Ashley J. Welch and M. J. C. van Gemert 1010606LASERS IN MEDICINE
<emphasis role="italic"><emphasis role="bold">INTRODUCTION</emphasis></emphasis> The ability of the surgeon to focus a laser beam to a small spot and precisely coagulate or vaporize tissue led to the immediate acceptance of lasers as a photothermal device for medical applications. Retinal photocoagulation with an argon laser ( λ = 488 nm, 514.5 nm)…
Citation
Ronald W Waynant; Marwood N. Ediger: Electro-Optics Handbook, Second Edition. LASERS IN MEDICINE, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2000), AccessEngineering Export