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Application of lasers in neurosurgery

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Published by Year Book Medical Publishers in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nervous system -- Laser surgery.,
  • Laser Surgery.,
  • Nervous System -- surgery.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    Other titlesLasers in neurosurgery.
    Statement[edited by] Leonard J. Cerullo.
    ContributionsCerullo, L. J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRD593 .A67 1988
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 182 p. :
    Number of Pages182
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2391649M
    ISBN 100815115091
    LC Control Number87021065

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource ( pages). Contents: I. BACKGROUND The History of Lasers in Neurosurgery Laser Types Fundamentals of Laser Physics The Interaction of Laser Light with Neural Tissue ranial Applications Benign Supratentorial Tumors Laser Surgery for Intracranial Glial Tumors acteristics, and applications of laser have been the subject of several books [1–5]. Introduction of lasers, types of laser systems and their operating principles, meth-ods of generating extreme ultraviolet/vacuum ultraviolet (EUV/VUV) laser lights, properties of laser radiation, and modification in basic structure of lasers are the main Missing: neurosurgery.

    Lasers in Dermatology and Medicine: Dental and Medical Applications provides detailed explanations of when lasers can be of use how to use them across a range of medical ally relevant examples are provided along with relevant images and summary boxes to highlight key points. Furthermore, laser offers the possibility of a special maneuver, namely reduction of the volume of a tumoral mass through vaporization. Its application is not restricted to traditional neurosurgery but extends also to stereotactic and vascular neurosurgery. Laser surgery has also influenced the anesthesiologic techniques.

      The book should thus be useful both for researchers in the field and for people working on fiber laser technology in the commercial area." ― Rüdiger Paschotta, RP Photonics Consulting GmbH, Bad Dürrheim, Germany "The book is a comprehensive look at optical fibers, Fiber lasers and their applications written by leading experts in the s: 3. Clinical application of laser in oncological neurosurgery Josip Paladino and Goran Mrak Zagreb University School of Medicine Department of Neurosurgery, Clinical Hospital Centre, Zagreb Today laser has become a standard tool in modern minimal invasive microneurosurgery and it is being increasingly used in functional neurosurgery as well.


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Application Of Lasers In Neurosurgery Hardcover – Janu by Leonard J. Cerullo (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsCited by: 9. Some will The application of this new energy form in remember those who argued that the magnifica­ tandem with the surgical microscope has, in my tion and illumination provided by the micro­ opinion, extended the scope of all aspects of scope were not valuable to the skilled surgeon neurosurgery.

Developments in the field of instrumentation of innovative instrumentation. Although laser Application of lasers in neurosurgery book have permeated nearly every aspect are among the major contributions to human advancement. The history of surgery has seen of surgical therapy, the expectations have fre­ many revolutionary.

The decision to publish all contributions in English, regardless of the native language of the author, makes Lasers in Neurosurgery truly a forum for international neurosurgeons.

Our intent is to make available the findings of international neurosurgeons, which are frequently published in less fa­ miliar languages, to neurosurgeons beyond the boundaries of the authors' countries.

Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : G Brocklehurst. The application of lasers in neurosurgery represents one of the most significant technological advances in the development of tools for precise micro-dissection.

When combined with the operating. Part of the Advances and Technical Standards in Neurosurgery book series (NEUROSURGERY, volume 13) Abstract The application of laser technology to medicine and surgery has lagged behind industrial, recreational and military development.

Laser application in neurosurgery INTRODUCTION. Investigation of medical applications of lasers began shortly after their creation in Even the SURGICAL LASERS. Lasers in open surgery.

Since the first use of a laser in human patients with malignant gliomas was reported in[. Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research A () North-Holland, Amsterdam LASER APPLICATIONS IN NEUROSURGERY Leonard J. CERULLO Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, ILUSA Abstract The "false start" of the laser in neurosurgery should not be misconstrued as a denial of the inherent advantages of precision and.

Lasers have been used in neurosurgery for the treatment of brain tumors since the s. However, the lack of flexibility and thus the ability to utilize lasers only within the surgeon’s direct view hindered the use of this energy source in spine surgery. The BeamPath NEURO CO2 laser is the world’s first flexible laser energy delivery system.

Methods We reviewed the medical literature to identify current laser-based technological applications for surgical, diagnostic, and therapeutic uses in neurosurgery.

Results Surgical applications. Our intent is to make available the findings of international neurosurgeons, which are frequently published in less fa­ miliar languages, to neurosurgeons beyond the boundaries of the authors' countries.

We hope that neurosurgeons not only in North America and Europe, but throughout the world, will profit by Lasers in Neurosurgery. Lasers have been used in neurosurgery for the past 25 years, undergoing modifications to suit the specific needs of this medical discipline.

The present report reviews the current use of lasers in neurosurgical practice and examines the pros and cons of lasers in specific neurosurgical applications. Ultraviolet Laser Technology and Applications is a hands-on reference text that identifies the main areas of UV laser technology; describes how each is applied; offers clearly illustrated examples of UV opticalsystems applications; and includes technical data on optics, lasers, materials, and systems.

This book is unique for its comprehensive. Application of lasers in neurosurgery. Chicago: Year Book Medical Publishers, © (OCoLC) Online version: Application of lasers in neurosurgery.

Chicago: Year Book Medical Publishers, © (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors /. laser fiber for neurosurgery laser light with low absorptive losses This PBF assem-bly allows for the flexible delivery of CO 2 laser energy in a range of power settings similar to those used for surgi-cal applications with rigid delivery systems, but with the advantage of using a laser.

Emerging applications of lasers in neurology Laser acupuncture for acute inflammatory, visceral and neuropathic pain relief: an experimental study in Low-level laser therapy in physical medicine and neurorehabilitation.

Among the uses of low-level lasers. The Treatment of Arteriovenous Malformations of the Brain with the Neodymium: YAG Laser.- Laser Resection of Meningiomas.- Tumours on and in the Pons and Medulla oblongata.- Reconstructive Vascular Neurosurgery: Microsurgical CO2 Laser Application.- Laser Applications in Pediatric Neurosurgery.- The Use of Contact Laser in Neurosurgery.

[Suppl.] (Wein) () Ascher, P.W. Ascher, Horizons in neurosurgery Presented at the Meeting of Laser Association of Neurological Surgery International, Houston (May 1, ) Ascher and Cerullo, P.W.

Ascher, L.J. Cerullo, Laser use in neurosurgery J. Dixon, Surgical Applications of Lasers () Year Book Medical. Lasers in Neurosurgery 1st Edition by E. Downing (Author), P. Ascher (Author), Leonard J. Cerullo (Author), & ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book.

Lasers in neurosurgery 18 Lasers in orthopaedics 18 7. Diagnostic applications of lasers 19 8. Laser nanosurgery in cell biology 19 9. Future directions 20 Conclusions 21 References 22 Abbreviations ALA 5-aminolevulinic acid AMD age-related macular degeneration BPH benign prostate hyperplasia CIN cervical intraepithelial.

Application fields are in oncology, neurosurgery and angioplasty. The laser radiation can be used, for example, for tissue coagulation purposes. With a fiber based LUST-system working at a frequency of 30kHz, a displacement of pm could be attained at the distal end.

Some laser products use low power visible diode lasers in place of Helium-Neon (HeNe) lasers for aiming beams. A summary of these and other lasers, and their applications in surgery, is provided in table 2: The Journal of Surgery • Volume 2 • Issue 1 • 33 Table 2:Selected applications of lasers in surgery.