Assessment of noncoherent light sources for photodynamic therapy

@inproceedings{Pottier1995AssessmentON,
  title={Assessment of noncoherent light sources for photodynamic therapy},
  author={Roy H. Pottier and Eva F. Gudgin Dickson and Pierre Nadeau and H. Wieland and K. A. Sosin and James C. Kennedy},
  booktitle={Other Conferences},
  year={1995}
}
Several types of non-coherent light sources can be used for dermatological applications of photodynamic therapy (PDT). Such sources are relatively inexpensive, stable, and easy to operate, requiring very little maintenance. A further advantage is that large lesions can be irradiated in a single treatment. In order to assess the matching of the spectral output of the light source with the photochemo-therapeutic agent chromophore, a measurement of spectral irradiance with a monochromator must… 
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