Identification of breast tumors from diathermy smoke by DMS

Maiju Sutinen used DMS to identify carcinoma samples from breast tumors. Benign and malignant tumors were able to be identified using diathermy-based sampling. The study has been published in the European Journal of Surgical Oncology!

Characterization of surgical smoke from various tissues

A research paper by Markus Karjalainen on the particular matter (PM) deposition of surgical smoke and its implications for occupational health was published in PloS One! Surgical smoke is produced by electrosurgery and different tissues produce different quantities and types of smoke. Particle characteristics of surgical smoke was studied in order to analyze the implications […]