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Biomedical Photonics Handbook, Second Edition
Therapeutics and Advanced Biophotonics
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Shaped by Quantum Theory, Technology, and the Genomics Revolution The integration of photonics, electronics, biomaterials, and nanotechnology holds great promise for the future of medicine. This topic has recently experienced an explosive growth due to the noninvasive or minimally invasive nature and the cost-effectiveness of photonic modalities in medical diagnostics and therapy. The second edition of the Biomedical Photonics Handbook presents recent fundamental developments as well as important applications of biomedical photonics of interest to scientists, engineers, manufacturers, teachers, students, and clinical providers. The third volume, Therapeutics and Advanced Biophotonics, focuses on therapeutic modalities, advanced biophotonic technologies, and future trends.
Represents the Collective Work of over 150 Scientists, Engineers, and Clinicians Designed to display the most recent advances in instrumentation and methods, as well as clinical applications in important areas of biomedical photonics to a broad audience, this three-volume handbook provides an inclusive forum that serves as an authoritative reference source for a broad audience involved in the research, teaching, learning, and practice of medical technologies. What's New in This Edition: A wide variety of photonic biochemical sensing technologies has already been developed for clinical monitoring of early disease states and physiological parameters, such as blood pressure, blood chemistry, pH, temperature, and the presence of pathological organisms or biochemical species of clinical importance. Advanced photonic detection technologies integrating the latest knowledge of genomics, proteomics, and metabolomics allow sensing of early disease states, thus revolutionizing the medicine of the future. Nanobiotechnology has opened new possibilities for detection of biomarkers of disease, imaging single molecules and in situ diagnostics at the single-cell level.
In addition to these state-of-the-art advancements, the second edition contains new topics and chapters including: * Fiber Optic Probe Design * Laser and Optical Radiation Safety * Photothermal Detection * Multidimensional Fluorescence Imaging * Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging * Molecular Contrast Optical Coherence Tomography * Multiscale Photoacoustics * Polarized Light for Medical Diagnostics * Quantitative Diffuse Reflectance Imaging * Interferometric Light Scattering * Nonlinear Interferometric Vibrational Imaging * Nanoscintillator-Based Therapy * SERS Molecular Sentinel Nanoprobes * Plasmonic Coupling Interference Nanoprobes Comprised of three books: Volume I: Fundamentals, Devices, and Techniques; Volume II: Biomedical Diagnostics; and Volume III: Therapeutics and Advanced Biophotonics, this second edition contains eight sections, and provides introductory material in each chapter. It also includes an overview of the topic, an extensive collection of spectroscopic data, and a list of references for further reading.


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Therapeutic and Interventional Techniques Mechanistic Principles of Photodynamic Therapy Barbara W Henderson Sandra O Gollnick Synthesis and Biological Significance of Porphyrin-based Photosensitizers in Photodynamic Therapy Penny Joshi Ravindra K Pandey Lasers in Dermatology Lilit Garibyan H Ray Jalian Kittisak Suthamjariya and R Rox Anderson Lasers in Interventional Pulmonology Anubhav N Mathur Praveen N Mathur Lasers in Diagnostics and Treatment of Brain Diseases Steen J Madsen Bernard Choi Henry Hirschberg Lasers in Ophthalmology Ezra Maguen Thomas G Chu and David Boyer Lasers in Otolaryngology Lou Reinisch Therapeutic Applications of Lasers in Gastroenterology Masoud Panjehpour Bergein F Overholt Low-Power Laser Therapy Tina I Karu Image Guided Surgery Richard D Bucholz Keith A Laycock Optical Methods for Caries Detection Diagnosis and Therapeutic Intervention Daniel Fried Nonlinear Interferometric Vibrational Imaging and Spectroscopy Haohua Tu Zhi Jiang Praveen D Chowdary Wladimir Benalcazar Eric J Chaney Daniel L Marks Martin Gruebele Stephen A Boppart Multifunctional Theranostic Platform: Plasmonic-Active Gold Nanostars Hsiangkuo Yuan, Andrew M Fales, Tuan Vo-Dinh Activity of psoralen-functionalized nanoscintillators against cancer cells upon X-ray excitation John Scaffidi Molly K Gregas Bernard Lauly Yang Zhang Tuan Vo-DinhAdvanced Biophotonics and Nanophotonics Living Cell Analysis Using Optical Methods Pierre M Viallet Tuan Vo-Dinh Amplification Techniques for Optical Detection Guy D Griffin Dimitra N Stratis-Cullum Timothy E McKnight M Wendy Williams Tuan Vo-Dinh Fluorescent Probes in Biomedical Applications Darryl J Bornhop Kai Licha and Lynn E Samuelson Optical Trapping Techniques in Bioanalysis Kenji Yasuda Luminescent Nanoparticle-Based Probes for Bioassays Georgeta Crivat Sandra M Da Silva Ashley D Quach Venkata R Kethineedi Matthew A Tarr and Zeev Rosenzweig Fluorescent Molecular Beacon Nucleic Acid Probes for Biomolecular Recognition Cuichen Wu Chaoyong James Yang Kemin Wang Xiaohong Fang Terry Beck Richard Hogrefe Weihong Tan Luminescent Quantum Dots for Diagnositc and Bioimaging Applications Brad A Kairdolf Shuming Nie PEBBLE nanosensors for in vitro bioanalysis Yong-Eun Koo Lee Eric Monson Murphy Brasuel Martin A Philbert Raoul Kopelman Nanosensors for Single-Cell Analyses Charles K Klutse Brian M Cullum, Molly K Gregas, John P Scaffidi, Tuan Vo-Dinh SERS Molecular Sentinel Nanoprobes to Detect Biomarkers for Medical Diagnostics Tuan Vo-Dinh Hsin-Neng Wang Hoan Thanh Ngo Plasmonic Coupling Interference (PCI) Nanoprobes for Gene Diagnostics Hsin-Neng Wang Stephen Norton Tuan Vo-Dinh DNA Sequencing using Fluorescence Detection Steven A Soper Clyde V Owens Suzanne J Lassiter Yichuan Xu and Emanuel Waddell In Vivo Bioluminescence Imaging as a Tool for Drug Development Pamela R Contag Christopher H Contag


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ISBN-13: 9781420085174
Publisher: Taylor & Francis (CRC Press Inc)
Publication date: July, 2014
Pages: 764

Subcategories: Biomedical Engineering, General Issues