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Most recent articles on Photomedicine

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Articles on Photomedicine in N Eng J Med, Lancet, BMJ


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Images of Photomedicine

Photos of Photomedicine

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Evidence Based Medicine

Cochrane Collaboration on Photomedicine

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Clinical Trials

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US National Guidelines Clearinghouse on Photomedicine

NICE Guidance on Photomedicine


FDA on Photomedicine

CDC on Photomedicine


Books on Photomedicine


Photomedicine in the news

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Patient Resources / Community

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Directions to Hospitals Treating Photomedicine

Risk calculators and risk factors for Photomedicine

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Symptoms of Photomedicine

Causes & Risk Factors for Photomedicine

Diagnostic studies for Photomedicine

Treatment of Photomedicine

Continuing Medical Education (CME)

CME Programs on Photomedicine


Photomedicine en Espanol

Photomedicine en Francais


Photomedicine in the Marketplace

Patents on Photomedicine

Experimental / Informatics

List of terms related to Photomedicine

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Photomedicine is an interdisciplinary branch of medicine that involves the study and application of light with respect to health and disease. Photomedicine may be related to the practice of various fields of medicine including dermatology, surgery, dentistry, optical diagnostics, cardiology, and oncology.


  • PUVA for the treatment of psoriasis
  • Photodynamic therapy (PDT) for treatment of cancer and macular degeneration
  • Free electron laser
  • Laser hair removal
  • Optical diagnostics, for example Optical Coherence Tomography using infrared light of coronary plaques
  • Confocal microscopy and fluorescence microscopy of in vivo tissue
  • Diffuse reflectance spectroscopy for in vivo quantification of pigments (normal and cancerous), and hemoglobin
  • Perpendicular-polarized flash and fluorescence photography of the skin

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