Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT)

                        For Imaging Vulnerable Plaques

  Introduction Basic Principles Intracoronary OCT Other Applications Future Work References BME 240

          Other Medical Applications

          OCT is particularly suited to ophthalmic applications and in other tissue imaging requiring micrometer

          resolution and millimeter penetration depth.



                                                                                                          Stratus-OCT,   Carl Zeiss Ophthalmic Systems, In  

         OCT has other applications: dermatology (skin cancer, substance diffusion transport), gastroenterology,

         urology, pulmonology, gynaecology, dentistry and developmental biology.






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