Literature references: Aorta optical properties


vanGemert MJC van Gemert, AJ Welch, SL Jacques, QF Cheong, WM Star. Light distribution, optical properties, and cardiovascular tissues. in Lasers in cardiovascular medicine and surgery: Fundamentals and techniques,ed. G.S. Abela, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Norwell, MA, 1990. This source cites some of the following citations.
Cheong WF Cheong, Appendix to Chapter 8: Summary of Optical Properties, in AJ Welch, MJC van Gemert, Optical-Thermal response of laser-irradiated tissue, Plenum Press, New York, 1995. This source cites some of the following citations. This chapter was a follow up to the original paper: WF Cheong, SA Prahl, AJ Welch. A review of the optical properties of biological tissues. IEEE J Quantum Electronics 26:2166-2185, 1990.


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Cheong a WF Cheong, AJ Welch. Analysis of optical and thermal behavior of laser assisted balloon angioplasty. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng., 1989, cited as "in press" by vanGemert. Integrating sphere
Cheong b WF Cheong. Photo-thermal processes in tissue irradiated byt Nd::YAG laser (1064nm, 1320 nm). Ph.D. thesis, Univ. of Texas at Austin, 1990, cited by Cheong. Integrating sphere. Human aorta.
Cheong c Same as Cheong b. Integrating sphere. Pig aorta.
Cross FW Cross, RA Al-Dhahir, PE Dyer, AJ MacRobert. Time resolved photo-acoustic studies of vascular tissue ablation at three laser wavelengths. Appl Phys Lett 50:1019-1021, 1987, cited by vanGemert Photoacoustic measurements using Q-switched pulsed lasers and piezoelectric detectors.
Essenpreis M Essenpreis. Thermally induced changes in optical properties of biological tissues Univ. College London, UK, 1992, cited by Cheong. Integrating sphere, goniophotometry
M Keijzer, RR Richards-Kortum, SL Jacques, MS Feld. Fluorescence spectroscopy of turbid media: autofluorescence of the human aorta. Appl. Opt. 28:4286-4292, 1989. Integrating sphere, collimated transmission
Oraevsky a AA Oraevsky, SL Jacques, GH Pettit, IS Saidi, FK Tittel, PD Henry. Optical properties and energy pathways. Lasers Surg. Med. 12:585-597, 1992. Integrating sphere
Oraevsky b AA Oraevsky, SL Jacques, FK Tittel. Measurement of tissue optical properties by time-resolved detection of laser-induced transient stress. Appl Opt 36:402-415, 1997. Photoacoustic measurements using Q-switched pulsed lasers and piezoelectric transducer.
Advanced fibrous atheroma in human aorta, post mortem.
Yoon a G Yoon, AJ Welch, M Motamedi, MJC van Gemert. Development and application of three-dimensional light distribution model for laser irradiated tissue. IEEE J Quantum Elec 23:1721-1733, 1987. Integrating sphere, goniophotometry
Yoon b G Yoon. Absorption and scattering of laser light in biological media - mathematical modeling and methods for determining optical properties. Ph.D. thesis, Univ. of Texas at Austin, 1988. Integrating sphere, goniophotometry
van Gemert JMC van Gemert, RM Verdaasdonk, EG Stassen, G Schets, et al. Optical properties of human blood vessel wall and plaque. Lasers Surg Med 5:235-27, 1985, cited by van Gemert. Integrating sphere
water G. M. Hale and M. R. Querry. Optical constants of water in the 200nm to 200µm wavelength region. Appl. Opt. 12:555-563, 1973.