11 September 1989 Tissue Fusion With 1.3 Micron YAG Laser
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Proceedings Volume 1066, Laser Surgery: Advanced Characterization, Therapeutics, and Systems; (1989); doi: 10.1117/12.952024
Event: OE/LASE '89, 1989, Los Angeles, CA, United States
Abstract
Tissue fusion using a computerized 1.3 micron YAG laser has been in use in human clinical trails under a FDA investigational device exemption since June, 1988. Animals studies using the 1.3 micron wavelength will be reviewed.
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Douglas K. Dew, "Tissue Fusion With 1.3 Micron YAG Laser", Proc. SPIE 1066, Laser Surgery: Advanced Characterization, Therapeutics, and Systems, (11 September 1989); doi: 10.1117/12.952024; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.952024
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Laser tissue interaction

YAG lasers

Tissues

Laser therapeutics

Computing systems

Laser systems engineering

Laser welding

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