Translator Disclaimer
21 June 1988 Application Of Excimer Lasers In Endoscopic Surgery
Author Affiliations +
Proceedings Volume 0906, Optical Fibers in Medicine III; (1988)
Event: 1988 Los Angeles Symposium: O-E/LASE '88, 1988, Los Angeles, CA, United States
We report measurements of damage threshold and transparency of quartz fibers for the λ= 248, 308 and 351 nm radiation. Thresholds and specific energy for tissue photoablation have been determined for these wavelengths. Results of clinical applications of UV fiber laser scalpels for angioplasty and extirpation of tumours from bronchi are discussed.
© (1988) COPYRIGHT Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE). Downloading of the abstract is permitted for personal use only.
V. G. Artjushenko, D. F. Beloyartsev, V. V. Borisov, S. K. Vartapetov, E. M. Dianov, V. I. Konov, M. I. Kuzin, I. V. Pozdeev, A. V. Pokrovsky, and A. M. Prokhorov "Application Of Excimer Lasers In Endoscopic Surgery", Proc. SPIE 0906, Optical Fibers in Medicine III, (21 June 1988);


Endoscopic excimer laser surgery
Proceedings of SPIE (February 01 1994)
CO2 laser ablation of biological tissue
Proceedings of SPIE (July 02 1998)
Comparison of CO2 laser effects on nasal mucosa tissue using...
Proceedings of SPIE (September 07 1994)
Laser Surgery: Alternatives To CO2 Ablation
Proceedings of SPIE (November 20 1985)

Back to Top