28 August 1992 Use of the holmium:YAG laser in coronary disease
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Abstract
The holmium:YAG laser, a new solid-state, infrared laser system, is being used increasingly more often for treating peripheral vascular disease. We discuss the early use of this device in coronary laser angioplasty. The holmium:YAG laser has several advantages over excimer systems and may prove to be an effective adjunctive to coronary balloon angioplasty.
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Richard R. Heuser, Richard R. Heuser, } "Use of the holmium:YAG laser in coronary disease", Proc. SPIE 1642, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Cardiovascular Interventions II, (28 August 1992); doi: 10.1117/12.137290; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.137290
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