Optoelectronics in Medicine

Proceedings of the 5th International Congress Laser 81

  • Wilhelm Waidelich
Conference proceedings

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Milestones in Laser Medicine

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Leon Goldman
      Pages 3-7
  3. Laser in Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 9-9
    2. I. Kaplan
      Pages 11-19
    3. W. Gorisch, K.-P. Boergen, A. Götz
      Pages 26-29
  4. Laser in Urology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 31-31
    2. G. Staehler, E. Schmiedt
      Pages 33-48
  5. Laser in Dermatology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. W. Seipp, D. Haina, V. Justen, W. Waidelich
      Pages 63-68
    3. J. P. Hulsbergen Henning, M. J. C. van Gemert
      Pages 69-71
    4. M. J. C. van Gemert, J. P. Hulsbergen Henning, G. M. Willems
      Pages 72-80
    5. M. Landthaler, D. Haina, W. Waidelich, O. Braun-Falco
      Pages 81-89
  6. Laser in Gynaecology

  7. Laser in Otorhinopharyncology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. D. Radonjić, L. J. Nikolić, D. Obradović, M. Jaćimović
      Pages 105-106

About these proceedings


The The use use of of lasers lasers in in medicine medicine has has opened opened up up entirely entirely new new fields fields of of therapy therapy and and diagnosis. diagnosis. However, However, progess progess in in the the technical technical application application of of lasers, lasers, which which often often results results in in the the sudden sudden eclipse eclipse of of previous previous techniques, techniques, far far outpaces outpaces that that in in medicine medicine itself. itself. Know-how Know-how can can be be acquired acquired only only through through exacting exacting investigations investigations by by researchers researchers and and clinicians, clinicians, and and close close collaboration collaboration between between them them is is necessary necessary if if we we are are to to understand understand the the tremendously tremendously com­ plicated plicated biosystem biosystem that that is is the the "human "human being". being". With With the the desirability desirability of of rapid rapid exchange exchange and and discussion discussion of of ideas ideas and and findings findings in in mind, mind, the the MUnchener MUnchener Messe- und und Ausstellungs-GmbH Ausstellungs-GmbH organizes organizes biennially biennially the the congress congress LASER LASER OPTOELECTRONICS, OPTOELECTRONICS, which which has has become become a a forum forum for for leading leading experts experts in in laser laser medicine. medicine.


Elektronik Laser Laserdiagnostik Lasertherapie Medicine Optoelectronics in medicine Surgery diagnosis imaging metabolism microscopy spectroscopy tissue

Editors and affiliations

  • Wilhelm Waidelich
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Medical OpticsUniversity of MunichGermany
  2. 2.Department of Applied OpticsGesellschaft für Strahlen- und UmweltforschungNeuherbergGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-68202-5
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1982
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-10968-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-68202-5
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