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Laser Doppler fiberscope anemometer for in-vivo blood flow measurements
Author(s): Shmuel Einav
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Paper Abstract

Blood flow measurements were obtained with a laser Doppler fiberscope anemometer of our design. A specially designed steering mechanism enabled the positioning of the fiber probe in several points across the measured site. The anemometer was based on the reflected laser Doppler system, and the optical design allowed for a very small measuring volume. The system is shown to be a powerful and important tool for the in vivo analysis of blood flow.

Paper Details

Date Published: 28 May 1993
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 1893, Optical Fibers in Medicine VIII, (28 May 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.146359
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Shmuel Einav, Tel Aviv Univ. (Israel) and UCLA/Cedars Sinai Medical Ctr. (United States)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1893:
Optical Fibers in Medicine VIII
Abraham Katzir, Editor(s)

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