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Diode Lasers: A Versatile Clinical Tool (A Technical and Clinical Review)

M Alex Mathews

Citation Information : Mathews MA. Diode Lasers: A Versatile Clinical Tool (A Technical and Clinical Review). Int J Laser Dent 2011; 1 (1):9-15.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10022-1002

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 01-12-2011

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2011; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Diode lasers are fast becoming part of contemporary clinical practice and have since opened up vistas of unprecedented patient care. However, the nuances of their functioning and mechanisms of tissue interaction have not been widely discussed or clearly elucidated. This paper assimilates the facts in literature and throws light on the basics and essentials of this technological advancement that indeed has become a boon to all walks and branches of science.


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