laser thrombolysis

laser thrombolysis

Vascular medicine A developing technology in which a fiberoptic catheter with a 570 nm laser is passed through an artery–eg, a coronary artery, and blood clots vaporized using ultrashort bursts of energy
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created to use Palomar's Laser Thrombolysis technology to develop a pulsed-dye laser system for treating stroke, one of the more debilitating human diseases.
This research is directed toward increased performance and lower cost of PALOMAR's Laser Thrombolysis System used in the removal of thrombus (blood clots) in the human circulatory system.
We have also entered into phase two clinical trials in the United States with laser thrombolysis and to date have had excellent results.