Light Guides and Techniques of Transmission

  • Leon Goldman


It is obvious that for the use of the laser as a biomedical tool, it must come off the optical bench and be flexible. The goal of the laser surgeon is to be able to manipulate the laser beam as accurately and precisely as he does a scalpel. In fact, he would like to call this an optical scalpel.


Laser Beam Fiber Optic Light Guide Optical Bench Laser Transmission 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leon Goldman
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Laser Laboratories, Children’s Hospital Research Foundation and Medical CenterUniversity of CincinnatiUSA
  2. 2.Department of Dermatoloty, College of MedicineUniversity of CincinnatiUSA

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