Accession Number:

ADA000808

Title:

Retinal Subthreshold Laser Exposures: Cumulative Effect.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Jan 73-Jan 74,

Corporate Author:

SCHOOL OF AEROSPACE MEDICINE BROOKS AFB TEX

Report Date:

1974-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

17.0

Abstract:

The possibility of cumulative effect from visible laser radiation was investigated by two methods Testing for a change in the apparent ED50 after a series of previous subthreshold exposures histologically examining retinal tissue subjected to various series of subthreshold exposure. Neither method indicated a cumulative effect with a 30-sec interval between doses. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE