Optical Coherence Tomography

  • Ross G. MichelEmail author


This chapter presents the current knowledge on the use of optical coherence tomography, a novel imaging technique in the field of interventional pulmonary medicine. The principles of operation, currently available equipment, use during rigid and flexible bronchoscopy, and interpretation of optical coherence tomography–generated images are discussed.


Optical Coherence Tomography Optical Coherence Tomography Image Flexible Bronchoscopy Rigid Bronchoscopy Optical Coherence Tomography System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Pulmonary/Critical Care MedicineUniversity of Oklahoma Health Sciences CenterOklahoma CityUSA

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