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Thermal treatment of tissue energy delivery and assessment II : 26-27 January 2003, San Jose, California, USA by

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  • Thermotherapy -- Congresses.,
  • Lasers in medicine -- Congresses.,
  • Ultrasonics in medicine -- Congresses.,
  • Tissues -- Analysis -- Congresses.,
  • Tissues -- Effect of heat on -- Congresses.,
  • Hyperthermia, Induced -- methods -- Congresses.,
  • Laser Surgery -- Congresses.,
  • Tissues -- Congresses.

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Edition Notes

StatementThomas P. Ryan, chair/editor.
SeriesProgress in biomedical optics and imaging -- v. 4, no. 6, Proceedings of SPIE -- v. 4954, Proceedings of SPIE--the International Society for Optical Engineering -- v. 4954.
ContributionsRyan, Thomas P., 1945-, Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.
LC ClassificationsRM865 .T474 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 262 p. :
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19107941M
ISBN 100819447544

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Their work emphasizes the optical response of tissue during treatment procedures or diagnostic applications of laser light. Supported by numerous illustrations, chapters present methods for estimating tissue optical properties from measurements of reflection and transmission in addition to methods for measuring temperature, thermal properties.   Visualizing retinal photocoagulation by real-time OCT measurements may considerably improve the understanding of thermally induced tissue changes and might enable a better reproducibility of the ocular laser treatment. High speed Doppler OCT with frames per second imaged tissue changes in the fundus of enucleated porcine eyes during laser Cited by: Laser interstitial thermal therapy is a minimally invasive ablative technique that continues to gain popularity in treatment of a variety of intracranial and spinal disorders. In the field of neuro-oncology it continues to be used for treatment of a variety of intracranial neoplasms, including glioblastoma—the most common malignant primary brain by: 1. If the tissue temperature exceeds °C, water in the tissue vaporizes causing tissue ablation and loss of tissue integrity, which is an unwanted effect of thermal treatment. These studies indicated that ideal tissue temperature for thermal modification of joint capsular tissue is in the range of 75° to 80°C.

Get this from a library! Proceedings of thermal treatment of tissue with image guidance: January , San Jose, California. [Thomas P Ryan; Terence Z Wong;]. The research in this book focuses on the theoretical modeling and experimental investigation of heated skin tissue in order to provide a predictive framework for thermal therapies of diseased tissue in clinics. Furthermore, by developing solution tools, it focuses on changes in treatment parameters leading to more effective therapies. The Cryo T-Shock uses thermal shock in which cryotherapy (cold) treatments are followed by hyperthermia (heat) treatments in a dynamic, sequential and temperature controlled manner. Cryotherapy hyper stimulates the skin and tissue, greatly speeding up all cellular activity and has been proven to be highly effective in body slimming and sculpting. Get this from a library! Thermal treatment of tissue: energy delivery and assessment: January , San Jose, USA. [Thomas P Ryan; Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers.;].