Monte carlo model of stricture formation in esophageal photodynamic therapy

Norris W. Preyer, Linda R. Jones, Daryl M. Reynolds, Herbert C. Wolfsen, Michael B. Wallace

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Abstract

A Monte Carlo simulation was developed for esophageal PDT. It was tested on a photosensitized pig esophagus model and compared to a published account of stricture formation in pigs. The simulation correctly predicted the damage.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PagesBTuF45
StatePublished - Dec 1 2008
EventBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2008 - St. Petersburg, FL, United States
Duration: Mar 16 2008Mar 19 2008

Other

OtherBiomedical Optics, BIOMED 2008
CountryUnited States
CitySt. Petersburg, FL
Period3/16/083/19/08

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biomaterials
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Preyer, N. W., Jones, L. R., Reynolds, D. M., Wolfsen, H. C., & Wallace, M. B. (2008). Monte carlo model of stricture formation in esophageal photodynamic therapy. BTuF45. Paper presented at Biomedical Optics, BIOMED 2008, St. Petersburg, FL, United States.