eximer laser

eximer laser

[ek′simir]
a small laser designed to break up organic molecules, such as cholesterol deposits, without producing intense heat.
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Tenders are invited for Eximer laser system (detailed specification and quantity are given in the tender document which can be purchased from deputy controller of accounts, madras regional accounts unit, department of atomic energy, vi floor, shastri bhavan, 4 haddows road, chennai 600 006 by paying the cost of the tender)
Battis was responsible for bringing major laser applications to many industries which lead to major Eximer laser sales and production lines ranging from marking micro electronic components, drilling ink jet printer heads, drilling multi-chip modules, and micro-lithographic applications for companies that have utilized these solutions are IBM, ATT, HP, Canon, Xerox, Amp, and Intel to name just a few of his past major customers.
David Tonnemacher will be recognized as one of a handful of cardiologists using the Eximer Laser to clear the severely blocked arteries of cardiac patients.
The eximer laser is then used to ablate or reshape the interior of the cornea to correct myopia, astigmatism, or farsightedness.
Pilaro is a founding director and former Chief Executive Officer of Duty Free Shoppers Group Limited and is the founder of the predecessor of VISX, an ophthalmic eximer laser company.
An eximer laser uses an ultraviolet wavelength to deliver pulses of energy that remove a small disc-shaped sliver of the central cornea.
Alexander was a Senior Vice President as well as the President of Refractive Surgery and was heavily involved with the introduction of Chiron's keratome and eximer laser products.
AIS"), a former manufacturer of Eximer laser systems, prior to the sale of AIS to a Colorado-based laser manufacturer.
He has built the largest practice in the world having successfully treated over 7500 eyes with eximer laser procedures including 14 eye physicians.
Some have contributed to the creation of anti-tumour agents and some have been used in Eximer lasers to perform eye surgery.