Measurement of surface temperature as an aid to the diagnosis of burn depth.

  Authors Wyllie FJ, Sutherland AB. Journal Burns. 1991 Apr;17(2):123-7. Affiliation Lothian Regional Plastic Surgery Unit, Bangour Hospital, UK. Abstract In 60 burned patients, the depth of injury was assessed clinically, and then surface temperature measurements were taken of the burn and of nearby unburned skin. The final diagnosis of…

Extra-Cranial Vessel Disease

In a similar way, a variety of conditions which relate to flow of blood through the vessels of the neck and head are readily accessed with thermal imaging. As the blood vessels in the face and skull are coursing through very thin tissue between the bones of the skull and…