Diffuse optical tomography (DOT) uses near infrared light to generate images or signals of the body. The technique is sensitive to the optocal absorption of some components of the body, such as oxy-hemoglobin and deoxy-hemoglobin.
see also Near infrared spectroscopy (NIRS)
- Diffuse Optics Lab at University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
- DOI at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
- Biomedical Imaging Group at Dartmouth
- A review article in the field by A.P. Gibson et al.