Optical non-destructive evaluation of articular cartilage integrity : a review
Afara, Isaac O., Pawlak, Zenon, & Oloyede, Adekunle (2011) Optical non-destructive evaluation of articular cartilage integrity : a review. In The First International Conference on Engineering, Designing and Developing the Built Environment for Sustainable Wellbeing, 27-29 April, 2011., Brisbane.
This paper reviews the current status of the application of optical non-destructive methods, particularly infrared (IR) and near infrared (NIR), in the evaluation of the physiological integrity of articular cartilage. It is concluded that a significant amount of work is still
required in order to achieve specificity and clinical applicability of these methods in the assessment and treatment of dysfunctional articular joints.
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|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Keywords:||Articular Cartilage, Near Infrared (NIR), Infrared (IR), Spectroscopy|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (090300) > Biomedical Instrumentation (090303)|
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (090300) > Medical Devices (090304)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > ENGINEERING (090000) > BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING (090300) > Biomedical Engineering not elsewhere classified (090399)
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
Past > Schools > School of Engineering Systems
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2011 the authors.|
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|Deposited On:||08 Jul 2011 16:49|
|Last Modified:||10 Jul 2011 08:37|
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