Noninvasive continuous optical monitoring of absolute cerebral blood flow in adult human subjects

Lian He, Wesley Baker, Daniel Milej, Venkaiah Kavuri, David Busch, Mamadou Diop, Keith St Lawrence, Ramni Balu, W. Andrew Kofke, Arjun G. Yodh

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We calibrated the DCS blood flow index against contrast-enhanced time-resolved NIRS for absolute cerebral blood flow. Absolute calibration was stable across single days. A “best“ calibration coefficient was obtained from the study population.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationClinical and Translational Biophotonics, TRANSLATIONAL 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2018
EventClinical and Translational Biophotonics, TRANSLATIONAL 2018 - Hollywood, United States
Duration: Apr 3 2018Apr 6 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F91-TRANSLATIONAL 2018


ConferenceClinical and Translational Biophotonics, TRANSLATIONAL 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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