Measurement of the Smoke Generation Rate During Monopolar Electrosurgery

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dc.contributor.author Najafabadi, HH en
dc.contributor.author Spence, C en
dc.contributor.author Suresh, Vinod en
dc.contributor.author Cater, John en
dc.coverage.spatial Melbourne, Australia en
dc.date.accessioned 2020-04-17T00:38:25Z en
dc.date.issued 2019 en
dc.identifier.isbn 9781925627435 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/2292/50420 en
dc.description.abstract The generation of surgical smoke during laparoscopic surgery is an important factor that determines visual obstruction. In this experimental study, the rate of generation of smoke was measured in a benchtop model by using a monopolar device with ham steaks at different power settings in cut and coagulation modes. In addition, the temperature distribution in the surgical field was measured using an infrared camera. At a constant power setting, higher smoke release rates were found in coagulation mode compared to the cut mode. Higher values for the generation rate of smoke were found at higher power settings in cut mode. Power settings did not have an effect on smoke generation rate in the coagulation modes. en
dc.description.uri https://www.abec2019.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/ABEC-Updated-Program-FINAL-v5.pdf en
dc.relation.ispartof Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference en
dc.relation.ispartofseries Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference 2019 (ABEC 2019): Technology & Research in Australian Medical Science en
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dc.title Measurement of the Smoke Generation Rate During Monopolar Electrosurgery en
dc.type Conference Item en
pubs.begin-page 37 en
dc.rights.holder Copyright: The author en
pubs.author-url https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=976168435596765;res=IELENG en
pubs.end-page 40 en
pubs.finish-date 2019-11-20 en
pubs.start-date 2019-11-17 en
dc.rights.accessrights http://purl.org/eprint/accessRights/RestrictedAccess en
pubs.subtype Proceedings en
pubs.elements-id 793644 en
pubs.org-id Bioengineering Institute en
pubs.org-id ABI Associates en
pubs.org-id Engineering en
pubs.org-id Engineering Science en
pubs.org-id Science en
pubs.org-id Science Research en
pubs.org-id Maurice Wilkins Centre (2010-2014) en
pubs.record-created-at-source-date 2020-02-06 en


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