Der Laser-Doppler in der Gefäßchirurgie: Anwendungsmöglichkeiten aus der Sicht des Klinikers

  • Andreas Becker
  • K. H. Vestweber
  • A. Gaitzsch
Conference paper
Part of the Berliner Gefäßchirurgische Reihe book series (BERLINGEFÄß, volume 4)


Unsere Auswertung von 61 Artikeln über Anwendungen des Laser-Dopplers in der Gefäßchirurgie an insgesamt 2870 Patienten zeigt vielversprechende Ergebnisse im Hinblick auf die Einsatzmöglichkeiten in der klinischen Medizin. Das Verfahren ist nichtinvasiv, unkompliziert und einfach zu benutzen, wiederholbar, die Daten sind speicherbar und können mittels geeigneter Software leicht ausgewertet werden. Darüberhinaus kann der Laser-Doppler erfolgreich im perioperativen Langzeitmonitoring eingesetzt werden und spricht schnell auf Veränderungen in der Mikrozirkulation an. Um die Methode zukünftig fest in der diagnostisch-therapeutischen Planung zu etablieren, bedarf es der weiteren Entwicklung standardisierter Meßroutinen in prospektiven Studien.


The analysis of 61 articles about the use of laser-Doppler in vascular surgery (in a total of 2870 patients and controls) shows very promising results concerning the applicability in daily clinical medicine. It is harmless to the patient, rapid, simple and easy to use, repeatable, early responsive to microvascular changes, and capable of prolonged constant monitoring. However, to establish the method as a basic-test that is able to change the diagnostic and therapeutic approach in angiology and vascular-surgery, standardized procedures and provocation-tests should be developed in future prospective trials.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andreas Becker
    • 1
  • K. H. Vestweber
    • 1
  • A. Gaitzsch
    • 2
  1. 1.Abteilung für AllgemeinchirurgieStädtisches Krankenhaus Leverkusen, Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus der Universität zu KölnLeverkusen 1Deutschland
  2. 2.Klinikum Köln-MerheimII. Lehrstuhl für Chirurgie der Universität zu KölnDeutschland

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