TITLE

Fragmentation process induced by microsecond laser pulses during lithotripsy

AUTHOR(S)
Rink, K.; Delacretaz, G.
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;7/20/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 3, p258
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the fragmentation mechanism for pulsed dye-laser lithotripsy using fiber optic stress sensing technique. Origin of the fragmentation process with microsecond laser pulses; Occurrence of shock wave induced by plasma expansion during laser irradiation; Detection of transmitted signal.
ACCESSION #
4254896

 

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