Laser-tissue interactions.- Laser Safety: Regulations, Standards and Practice Guidelines.- Lasers For Treatment Of Vascular Lesions.- Laser Treatment of Leg Veins.- Laser/Light Applications in Ophthalmology: Visual Refraction.- Laser/Light Applications in Ophthalmology: Posterior Segment Applications.- Laser/Light Application in Opthalmology; Control of Intraocular Pressure.- Laser/Light Application in Dental Procedures.- Laser/Light Applications in Otolaryngology.- Laser/Light Application in Gynecology.- Laser/ Light Applications in General Surgery.- Laser/Light Applications in Urology.- Lasers in Cardiology and Cardiothoracic Surgery.- Laser/Light applications in Neurology and Neurosurgery.- Laser/Light Applications in Anesthesiology.- Laser/Light Applications in Oncology.- Laser Applications in Children.- Prevention and Treatment of Laser Complications.- Ethical Issues.- Medicolegal Issues (Documentation/Informed Consent).- Starting a General Laser Practice.- Research and Future Directions.â
Along with its sister dermatologic volume, this comprehensive textbook of laser technology covers the use of lasers in cardiac procedures, control of intraocular pressure, urological procedures, neurological use, dentistry, gynaecology and surgical applications. Chapters are formatted in an easy to follow format with clear concise sections with bulleted summaries to highlight key points.
Lasers in Dermatology and Medicine: Dental and Medical Applications provides detailed explanations of when lasers can be of use how to use them across a range of medical disciplines. Clinically relevant examples are provided along with relevant images and summary boxes to highlight key points. It therefore provides a critical resource on the applications and use of lasers across medicine for both the trainee and trained clinician.
Dr. Keyvan Nouri completed a combined undergraduate and medical education program (MMEDIC) at Boston University in 1993, and went on to pursue a dermatology residency at the University of Miami (UM). After residency, his procedural dermatology fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Dermatologic, Laser, and Cosmetic Surgery took place at New York University. As an alternative to the executive MBA, he took part in the Program for Leadership Development (PLD) at Harvard Business School. He is presently, the editor-in-chief of the Lasers in Medical Science journal and the editor of 8 textbooks. He has also authored 290 peer-reviewed scientific articles, 130 book chapters, and various other publications. He has been a recipient of several prestigious honors including: Best Doctors in America, Surgeon of the year for the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgery and Excellence in International Patient Care and Outreach from the Florida Society of Dermatology.