Clinical responses of head & neck tumors to radiation therapy by NIR spectroscopy

U. Sunar, J. Zhang, J. Du, T. Durduran, C. Zhou, G. Yu, A. Kilger, H. Quon, R. Lustig, L. Loevner, S. Nioka, K. Pourrezaei, A. G. Yodh, B. Chance

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The aim is to evaluate the usefulness of NIR spectroscopy for predicting early tumor response to radiation therapy in patients with head and neck tumors. The results suggest a correlation between tumor oxygenation and clinical outcome.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIOMED 2004
ISBN (Electronic)1557527695
StatePublished - 2004
EventBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIOMED 2004 - Miami Beach, United States
Duration: Apr 14 2004Apr 17 2004

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701


ConferenceBiomedical Topical Meeting, BIOMED 2004
Country/TerritoryUnited States
CityMiami Beach

Bibliographical note

Publisher Copyright:
© 2003 Optical Society of America

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Mechanics of Materials


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