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Color-coded duplex sonography as a new method for monitoring of laser-induced thermotherapy
Author(s): Carsten M. Philipp; Matthias Bollow; Ewa Krasicka-Rohde; Franz Fobbe; Hans-Peter Berlien
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Paper Abstract

The aim of our experimental and clinical studies was to investigate the suitability of Color- Coded Duplex Sonography (CCDS) for on-line monitoring of the Laser-Induced Thermotherapy procedures. Both the changes in the CCDS imaging during irradiation as well as the thresholds at which a `color bruit' occurs were investigated. Furthermore we have evaluated the correlation between the B-scan imaging of the damaged area and the size of coagulation in pathology measurements.

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Date Published: 26 May 1994
PDF: 8 pages
Proc. SPIE 2132, Clinical Applications of Modern Imaging Technology II, (26 May 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.176571
Show Author Affiliations
Carsten M. Philipp, Free Univ. of Berlin (Germany)
Matthias Bollow, Free Univ. of Berlin (Germany)
Ewa Krasicka-Rohde, Free Univ. of Berlin (Germany)
Franz Fobbe, Free Univ. of Berlin (Germany)
Hans-Peter Berlien, Free Univ. of Berlin (Germany)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2132:
Clinical Applications of Modern Imaging Technology II
Leonard J. Cerullo; Kenneth S. Heiferman; Hong Liu; Halina Podbielska; Abund Ottokar Wist; Lucia J. Zamorano, Editor(s)

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