Code: 17AMPALM Laser Applications in Medicine
Lecturer:  Weekly load: 2+1 Assessment: Z,ZK
Department: 17101 Credits: 4 Semester: S
Description:
Explanation of the laser radiation interaction with the tissue. Implementation of the lasers into the treatment in ophthalmology, dermatology, surgery, cardiology and angioplasty, dentistry, urology, ORL, orthopedics, and photodynamic therapy.
Contents:
Laser medicine origin,
interaction of radiation with tissue,
overview and characteristics of lasers,
the radiation delivery into the interaction space,
primary and secondary factors involved in the interaction of radiation with tissue.
Lasers in various medical disciplines - application of laser radiation in ophthalmology, dermatology, dentistry, urology, cardiology, angioplasty, neurosurgery, orthopedics, gastroenterology, otorhinolaryngology, and photodynamic therapy.
Recommended literature:
Laser medicine origin, interaction of radiation with tissue, overview and characteristics of lasers, the radiation delivery into the interaction space, primary and secondary factors involved in the interaction of radiation with tissue. Lasers in various medical disciplines - application of laser radiation in ophthalmology, dermatology, dentistry, urology, cardiology, angioplasty, neurosurgery, orthopedics, gastroenterology, otorhinolaryngology, and photodynamic therapy.
Keywords:
laser medicine, laser, laser radiation delivery, interaction of the radiation with tissue, laser in particular medical parts