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NIR and Optoacoustic Spectroscopy Cerebral Oximeters Aim to Save Preemies

Cerebral near-infrared spectroscopy oximeters can alert physicians to premature infants’ exposure to hypoxia. As European researchers push to make this technology a standard clinical tool in neonatal intensive care units, an optoacoustic alternative is emerging.

JAMES SCHLETT, EDITOR, james.schlett@photonics.com

In 1985, a team of researchers at Duke University Medical Center in Durham, N.C., pointed out the incongruity that, while the goal of intensive care for preterm newborns is to ensure their brains were receiving sufficient oxygen, neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) lacked a direct, noninvasive...Read full article

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