OSA's Digital Library

Journal of Optical Technology

Journal of Optical Technology

| SIMULTANEOUS RUSSIAN-ENGLISH PUBLICATION

  • Vol. 80, Iss. 6 — Jun. 1, 2013
  • pp: 382–385

Thermal vision and the variability of cardiac rhythm in evaluating the vascular reactions of the hands in patients with ischemic heart disease

N. V. Popova and V. A. Popov  »View Author Affiliations


Journal of Optical Technology, Vol. 80, Issue 6, pp. 382-385 (2013)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/JOT.80.000382


View Full Text Article

Acrobat PDF (512 KB)





Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Browse by Journal and Year


   


Lookup Conference Papers

Close Browse Journals / Lookup Meetings

Article Tools

Share
Citations

Abstract

In order to choose people for medical examination, a thermal-vision study of the hands and a computer analysis of the variability of the cardiac rhythm were carried out before and after immersing the left hand up to the lower third of the forearm for one minute in a vessel with water at a temperature of 6–8°C. The initial symmetry of the thermal radiation of the hands and the convection type of restoration of heat transport by the blood flow through the vascular system of the arteries of the hand and fingers under the parasympathetic regulation of the vegetative nervous system was evidence of the compensation of the blood circulation. Hypothermia of the forearm and the fingers of the left hand and the contact method of heat transport from the warm zones within the forearm to the cold zones within the hands under the increased activity of the sympathetic nervous system and the equilibrium of the sections of vegetative regulation of the cardiac rhythm after a test with cooling was evidence of the torpidity of the compensator vascular reactions and served as a basis for an in-depth examination in connection with ischemic heart disease.

© 2013 Optical Society of America

OCIS Codes
(260.3060) Physical optics : Infrared

History
Original Manuscript: February 11, 2013
Published: June 18, 2013

Citation
N. V. Popova and V. A. Popov, "Thermal vision and the variability of cardiac rhythm in evaluating the vascular reactions of the hands in patients with ischemic heart disease," J. Opt. Technol. 80, 382-385 (2013)
http://www.opticsinfobase.org/jot/abstract.cfm?URI=jot-80-6-382


Sort:  Author  |  Year  |  Journal  |  Reset

References

  1. Yu. N.  Belenkov, R. G.  Oganov, eds., Cardiology: National Management (GÉOTAR-Media, Moscow, 2007).
  2. M. M.  Miroshnikov, Theoretical Principles of Optoelectronic Devices (Mashinostroenie, Leningrad, 1983), pp. 586–649.
  3. V. P.  Mel’nikova, M. M.  Miroshnikov, eds., Clinical Thermal Vision (Gos. Opt. Inst., St. Petersburg, 1999).
  4. S. N.  Kolesov, M. G.  Volovik, M. A.  Priluchny?, Medical Thermal Vision. A Modern Methodological Approach (Nizhni?? Novgorod, 2008).
  5. A. N.  Nikanov, B. A.  Skripal’, Thermal-Vision Method of Research in the Diagnosis of Professional Diseases in Workers of an Industrial Complex of the Far North (Apatity, 2011).
  6. L. M.  Sheppard, “Thermal imaging technique tries a comeback,” Biophotonics Int. 6, No. 7, 54 (1999).
  7. N. V.  Popova, V. A.  Popov, A. B.  Gudkov, “Using thermal vision and cardiac-rhythm variability in estimating the vascular reactions of nitroglycerine in patients with ischemic disease of the heart,” Vrach-aspirant No. 6.2.(49), 382 (2012).
  8. V. A.  Popov, “The clinico-diagnostic response of the thermal radiation of a person in diagnosis and treatment of illnesses of the blood vessels,” Dissertation for Doctor of Medical Sciences, Arkhangel’sk (1997).
  9. R. M.  Baevski?, A. P.  Berseneva, Introduction to Prenosological Diagnosis (Slovo, Moscow, 2008).
  10. G. A.  Orlov, V. A.  Popov, “Ischemia of the myocardium and reactions of the vessels of the upper extremities (analysis of the IR emission),” Kardiologiya 21, No. 1, 96 (1981).
  11. A. L.  Maksimov, “Prognosis of the adaptation reactions and evaluating the physiological human reserves in extreme conditions of the medium on the basis of the concept of an integral marker,” Author’s Abstract of Dissertation for Doctor of Medical Sciences, Arkhangel’sk (1994).
  12. L. S.  Kaminski?, Processing Clinical and Laboratory Data (Medgiz, Leningrad, 1959), pp. 64–177.

Cited By

Alert me when this paper is cited

OSA is able to provide readers links to articles that cite this paper by participating in CrossRef's Cited-By Linking service. CrossRef includes content from more than 3000 publishers and societies. In addition to listing OSA journal articles that cite this paper, citing articles from other participating publishers will also be listed.

« Previous Article  |  Next Article »

OSA is a member of CrossRef.

CrossCheck Deposited