Treatment of head and neck tumors by contact Nd-YAG laser surgery.

@article{Ohyama1985TreatmentOH,
  title={Treatment of head and neck tumors by contact Nd-YAG laser surgery.},
  author={Mika Ohyama and Koh Katsuda and Tsutomu Nobori and Motohisa Yamamoto and Shigeru Furuta and Masatoshi Hashimoto and Norio Daikuzono},
  journal={Auris, nasus, larynx},
  year={1985},
  volume={12 Suppl 2},
  pages={S138-42}
}
The contact Nd-YAG laser system with ceramic rods which has been developed by us was applied to animal experiments and clinical practice. It was confirmed that: 1) this method can be performed at low power of 6 to 8 W in contact laser incision of soft tissue and at 3 to 4 W in localized laser hyperthermia; 2) it permits accurate and precise incision because… CONTINUE READING