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Journal of Biomedical Optics

Properties of contact pressure induced by manually operated fiber-optic probes
Author(s): Maksimilijan Bregar; Blaž Cugmas; Peter Naglic; Daniela Hartmann; Franjo Pernuš; Boštjan Likar; Miran Bürmen
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Paper Abstract

We assess the properties of contact pressure applied by manually operated fiber-optic probes as a function of the operator, probe contact area, and sample stiffness. First, the mechanical properties of human skin sites with different skin structures, thicknesses, and underlying tissues were studied by

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Date Published: 18 December 2015
PDF: 9 pages
J. Biomed. Opt. 20(12) 127002 doi: 10.1117/1.JBO.20.12.127002
Published in: Journal of Biomedical Optics Volume 20, Issue 12
Show Author Affiliations
Maksimilijan Bregar, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Blaž Cugmas, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Peter Naglic, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Daniela Hartmann, Ludwig-Maximilians-Univ. München (Germany)
Franjo Pernuš, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Boštjan Likar, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Miran Bürmen, Univ. of Ljubljana (Slovenia)


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