We have developed an optoacoustic technique for noninvasive cerebral and central venous oxygenation monitoring. Our data indicate that optoacoustics can provide noninvasive, accurate, continuous monitoring of cerebral and central venous oxygenation.
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(170.1470) Medical optics and biotechnology : Blood or tissue constituent monitoring
(170.5120) Medical optics and biotechnology : Photoacoustic imaging
(170.6510) Medical optics and biotechnology : Spectroscopy, tissue diagnostics
R. Esenaliev, Y. Petrov, I. Petrov, M. Kinsky, and D. Prough, "Cerebral and Central Venous Oxygenation Monitoring with Optoacoustic Spectroscopy: Clincal Studies," in Biomedical Optics and 3-D Imaging, OSA Technical Digest (Optical Society of America, 2012), paper BW4B.8.