Accession Number : AD0660361

Title :   HUMAN BIOLOGICAL INTERACTIONS WITH LASER LIGHT.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : NATIONAL ACADEMY OF SCIENCES-NATIONAL RESEARCH COUNCIL WASHINGTON D C DIV OF MEDICAL SCIENCES

Personal Author(s) : Huston,T. O.

Report Date : 02 AUG 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The report discusses the effect of laser light on the human body, particularly the eye. It includes calculations of the results to be expected for some common commercial gas lasers. Emphasis is placed upon low power lasers which are the most frequently mishandled. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LASERS, PATHOLOGY), EYE, RETINA, CORNEA, BURNS(INJURIES), SKIN(ANATOMY), TISSUES(BIOLOGY), HAZARDS, GAS LASERS

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research
      Radiobiology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE