Thermal Imaging Systems


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Thermal Imaging Systems
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MEDICAL THERMOGRAPHY The medical thermograph is a sensitive infrared camera which presents a video image of the temperature distribution over the surface of the skin. This image enables temperature differences to be seen instantaneously, providing fairly good evidence of any abnormality. However, thermography still cannot be considered as a diagnostic technique comparable to radiography. Radiography provides essential information on anatomical structures and abnormalities while thermography indicates metabolic process and circulation cha…
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Dr R.S. Khandpur: HANDBOOK OF BIOMEDICAL INSTRUMENTATION, THIRD EDITION. Thermal Imaging Systems, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2014), AccessEngineering Export