The Scientific Basis of Medical Lasers

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1 hour

Quick Overview

Presented by: Robert Splinter

This course outlines the science behind medical lasers. In this course the participant will explore the origins of lasers, the physics behind lasers, the basic components all lasers share and the theory behind the selection of lasers for therapeutic and medical applications.

Description

This course outlines the science behind medical lasers. In this course the participant will explore the origins of lasers, the physics behind lasers, the basic components all lasers share and the theory behind the selection of lasers for therapeutic and medical applications.

Details

Run Time: 1 hour

Examination: 10-question test. Passing grade of 70% or higher required for certificate

Course Evaluation: Yes

Certificate of Completion: Yes

Workbook/Handout: Yes

Course Approvals/Certifications: 

  • BOC Approval:¬†Northeast Seminars is recognized by the Board of Certification, Inc. to offer continuing education for Certified Athletic Trainers. This program has been approved for (4) hours of Category A continuing education. BOC Approved Provider Home Study Course: #P498

Outline

Modules

Module I: How Lasers Work - Part 1 Resource
Module I: How Lasers Work - Part 2 Resource
Module II: Laser Physics Resource
Module III: Laser Tissue Interaction Resource


Final Test

Certificate of Completion

Course Evaluation

Learning Goals

Upon completion of this class, you should be able to:

  • Discuss the theory of the production of laser light and radiation.
  • Discuss the difference between continuous wave, pulse, super pulse and intermittent laser output.
  • Describe the most beneficial model of laser light penetration.
  • Define the terminology used in connection with medical lasers.

Details

This course outlines the science behind medical lasers. In this course the participant will explore the origins of lasers, the physics behind lasers, the basic components all lasers share and the theory behind the selection of lasers for therapeutic and medical applications.

Additional Information

Instructor(s) Robert Splinter
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