CO2 Laser Surgery

  • R. C. J. Verschueren
  • J. Koudstaal
  • J. Oldhoff
Part of the Nato Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 34)


It is the purpose of this article to make physicists understand what lasers and the CO2 laser in particular mean for surgery. In order to understand what are the requirements for a surgical instrument the reader should have some basic understanding of the surgery.


Thermal Damage Laser Surgery Carbon Dioxide Laser Premalignant Condition Cold Knife 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. C. J. Verschueren
    • 1
  • J. Koudstaal
    • 2
  • J. Oldhoff
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Surgical Oncology, Dept. of SurgeryState University GroningenThe Netherlands
  2. 2.Section of Histochemistry, Dept. of PathologyState University GroningenThe Netherlands

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