Histopathological Effects of CO2 Versus KTP Laser in Brain and Spinal Cord: A Canine Model

  • F. W. Gamache
Conference paper

Abstract

KTP laser has recently been introduced for use in neurological surgery. There are no data available concerning the tissue effects of KTP laser on central nervous tissue. A study was performed comparing the histopathological effects of CO2 and KTP lasers on brain and spinal cord tissue.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • F. W. Gamache
    • 1
  1. 1.The New York Hospital -Cornell Medical CenterNew YorkUSA

Personalised recommendations