Endoscopy - David Rossi EE 480 Biomedical Electronics Dr Natalia Litchinitser Final Presentation t What is endoscopy t Types of endoscopy t

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Unformatted text preview: David Rossi EE 480 Biomedical Electronics Dr. Natalia Litchinitser Final Presentation t What is endoscopy? t Types of endoscopy. t Development/Improvements. t Advantages/Disadvantages. t Relation to Biomedical Electronics Course. t Conclusion. t Literally means “looking inside”. t Inserting a device through cavity to examine inside organs/body. t More direct than other imaging techniques used. t Endoscope: Device used to see inside body. t Consists of: ◦ Tube ◦ Lighting system ◦ Lens ◦ Fiber optics ◦ Eyepiece ◦ Manipulator t Originally for biological purposes. t Not just in medical field: ◦ Used by FBI: peering into tight spaces. ◦ Police: Bomb Disposal. ◦ Architecture. ◦ Engineering technically complex systems. t Being developed for other uses. t Without incisions: ◦ Gastrointestinal tract. ◦ Respiratory system. ◦ Rectal. t With incisions: ◦ Orthopedic surgery. ◦ Laparoscopic surgery. t Gastrointestinal Exploration • Study stomach lining....
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2011 for the course EE 580 taught by Professor Dr.natalialitchinister during the Spring '11 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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Endoscopy - David Rossi EE 480 Biomedical Electronics Dr Natalia Litchinitser Final Presentation t What is endoscopy t Types of endoscopy t

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