- Fourier transform infrared spectral analysis of degenerative cartilage: an infrared fiber optic probe and imaging studyP A West
Research Division, The Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th Street, New York, New York 10021, USA
Appl Spectrosc 58:376-81. 2004..These results suggest that it may be possible to monitor subtle changes related to early cartilage degeneration, allowing for IFOP use during arthroscopy for in situ determination of cartilage integrity...
- Fourier transform infrared imaging spectroscopy analysis of collagenase-induced cartilage degradationP A West
Hospital for Special Surgery, Research Division, 535 East 70th Street, New York, New York 10021, USA
J Biomed Opt 10:14015. 2005..These findings support the use of mid-infrared spectral analysis, in particular the minimally invasive IFOP, as potential techniques for the diagnosis and management of degenerative joint diseases such as osteoarthritis...