21 April 2016 Method of mucociliary clearance assessment
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The article is devoted to the research capabilities of mucociliary clearance in the nasal cavity and paranasal sinuses using modern techniques of digital video recording and processing. We describe the setup and software for this method and the results of our research. Using microscope and digital camera we can provide a good method to study mucociliary clearance and by usage of special software we able to measure some characteristic of nasal mucosae and its main function.
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Tatiana V Danilova, Tatiana V Danilova, Alexey O. Manturov, Alexey O. Manturov, Igor Yu. Ermakov, Igor Yu. Ermakov, Gleb O. Mareev, Gleb O. Mareev, Oleg V. Mareev, Oleg V. Mareev, "Method of mucociliary clearance assessment", Proc. SPIE 9917, Saratov Fall Meeting 2015: Third International Symposium on Optics and Biophotonics and Seventh Finnish-Russian Photonics and Laser Symposium (PALS), 99172A (21 April 2016); doi: 10.1117/12.2229829; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.2229829

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