Noninvasive optical monitoring of cerebral blood flow, critical closing pressure, and arteriole compliance in adult human subjects

Wesley B. Baker, Ashwin B. Parthasarathy, Lian He, Venkaiah C. Kavuri, Mamadou Diop, Daniel Milej, David R. Busch, Kimberly P. Gannon, Michael T. Mullen, John A. Detre, Daniel J. Licht, Keith St Lawrence, Ramani Balu, W. Andrew Kofke, Arjun G. Yodh

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We validated a novel approach for measurement of critical closing pressure with nearinfrared light via comparison to Doppler ultrasound measurements in healthy adults. We further measured arteriole compliance and cerebral blood flow with the approach.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationOptical Tomography and Spectroscopy, OTS 2018
PublisherOSA - The Optical Society
ISBN (Electronic)9781557528209
StatePublished - 2018
EventOptical Tomography and Spectroscopy, OTS 2018 - Hollywood, United States
Duration: Apr 3 2018Apr 6 2018

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
VolumePart F90-OTS 2018


ConferenceOptical Tomography and Spectroscopy, OTS 2018
Country/TerritoryUnited States

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials

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