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Fiber-optic dual EFPI/FBG for radiofrequency ablation monitoring in liver: ex-vivo experiments

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dc.contributor.author Tosi, Daniele
dc.contributor.author Macchi, Edoardo Gino
dc.contributor.author Braschi, Giovanni
dc.contributor.author Gallati, Mario
dc.contributor.author Cigada, Alfredo
dc.contributor.author Rossi, Sandro
dc.contributor.author Poeggel, Sven
dc.contributor.author Leen, Gabriel
dc.contributor.author Lewis, Elfed
dc.date.accessioned 2015-02-23T13:57:20Z
dc.date.available 2015-02-23T13:57:20Z
dc.date.issued 2014
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/4312
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract We present a miniature and biocompatible fiber-optic sensing system, for specific application in monitoring of the radiofrequency thermal ablation (RFA) process. The sensing system is based on combination of Extrinsic Fabry-Perot Interferometry (EFPI) sensor for pressure detection, and Fiber Bragg Grating (FBG) for temperature measurement. The dual pressure/temperature measurement shows an extremely low cross-sensitivity. Measurements have been performed ex-vivo on porcine liver, recording several RFA procedures in different location. Maximum values of 164°C and 162 kPa have been recorded on the ablation point. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Society of Photo-optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE)
dc.relation.ispartof 23rd International Conference on Optical Fiber Sensors OFS23 en
dc.relation.ispartofseries 23rd International Conference on Optical Fibre Sensors, Proceedings of SPIE, José Miguel López-Higuera,Julian Jones, Manuel López-Amo, José Luis Santos, (eds);9157, 915740-1
dc.relation.uri http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2058066
dc.rights Copyright 2014 Society of Photo Optical Instrumentation Engineers. One print or electronic copy may be made for personal use only. Systematic reproduction and distribution, duplication of any material in this paper for a fee or for commercial purposes, or modification of the content of the paper are prohibited. en_US
dc.subject fiber optic sensor en_US
dc.subject medical optics instrumentation en_US
dc.subject pressure measurement en_US
dc.subject radiofrequency ablation (RFA) en_US
dc.subject ex-vivo experiment en_US
dc.title Fiber-optic dual EFPI/FBG for radiofrequency ablation monitoring in liver: ex-vivo experiments en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/conferenceObject en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2015-02-23T13:39:42Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.identifier.doi 10.1117/12.2058066
dc.contributor.sponsor Marie Curie Foundation en_US
dc.contributor.sponsor SFI en_US
dc.relation.projectid MC-IEF 299985 en_US
dc.relation.projectid 10/RFP/ECE 2898 en_US
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 1577350
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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