Application Note

Pre-, Intra-, And Postoperative Use Of Dynamic Infrared Thermography (DIRT) Provides Valuable Information On Skin Perfusion In Perforator Flaps Used In Reconstructive Surgery

Source: FLIR Systems, Inc - Research & Science

By James B. Mercer, Louis de Weerd, Åshild Odden Miland, and Sven Weum

A study of dynamic infrared thermography (DIRT) in all three phases of perforator flap surgery. The DIRT technique involves observing changes in temperature as well as the temperature distribution in an area of interest following a thermal challenge.

FLIR Systems, Inc - Research & Science