Methodology and Evaluation (original papers)

Sub-epidermal imaging using polarized light spectroscopy for assessment of skin microcirculation

O’Doherty J, Henricson J, Anderson C, Leahy MJ, Nilsson GE, Sjöberg F.

Skin Res Technol. 2007 Nov;13(4):472-84.

Cutaneous bioengineering instrumentation standardization: the Tissue Viability Imager.

Nilsson GE, Zhai H, Chan HP, Farahmand S, Maibach HI.

Skin Res Technol. 2009 Feb;15(1):6-13.

Comparison of instruments for investigation of microcirculatory blood flow and red blood cell concentration.

O’Doherty J, McNamara P, Clancy NT, Enfield JG, Leahy MJ.

J Biomed Opt. 2009 May-Jun;14(3).

Applications (original papers)

Comparison of tissue viability imaging and colorimetry: skin blanching.

Zhai H, Chan HP, Farahmand S, Nilsson GE and Maibach, HI.

Skin Research and Technology, 15, 20-23, 2009.

Tissue viability imaging: mapping skin erythema.

Zhai H, Chan HP, Farahmand S, Nilsson GE and Maibach, HI.

Skin Research and Technology, 15, 14-19, 2009.

Enhancement of bioavailability by lowering of fat content in topical formulations

Wirén K, Frithiof H, Sjöquist H and Lodén M.

Brit J Derm, 2009 Mar, 160(3):552-6.

Tissue viability imaging: Microvascular response to vasoactive drugs induced by iontophoresis

Henricson J, Nilsson A, Tesselaar E, NIlsson G and Sjoberg F.

MIcrovascular Research, Vol 78, Issue 2, September 2009, pp 199-205.

Tissue Viability (TiVi) imaging:temporal effects of local occlusion studies in the volar forearm

MacNamara PM, O´Doherty J, O´Connell M-L, Fitzgerald BW, Anderson C, Nilsson GE, Toll R and Leahy, ML.

J Biophotonics, 3, No. 1-2, 66-74, 2010

Tissue viability imaging for assessment of pharmacologically induced vasodilatation and vasoconstriction in human skin.

Petersen LJ, Zacho HD, Lyngholm AM and Arendt-Nielsen L.

Microvascular Reserach, Vol 80, Issue 3, December, 499-504, 2010.

Hyperaemic changes in forearm skin perfusion and RBC concentration after increasing occlusion times

Farnebo S, Thorfinn J, Henricson, J and Tesselaar E.

Microvascular Reserach, Vol 80, Issue 3, December, 412-416, 2010.

Capsaicin-induced neurogenic inflammation in the skin in patients with symptoms induced by odorous chemicals

Holst H, Arendt-Nielsen L, Mosbech H, Serup J and Elberling J.

Skin Reserach and Technology, Vol 17, No 1, pp 82-90, 2011.

Tissue Viability Imaging (TiVi) in assessment of divergent beam UV-B provocation

O´Doherty J, Henricson J, Enfield D, Nilsson GE, Leahy MJ and Anderson CD.

Arch Dermato Res, Mar, 303(2), 79-87, 2011

No skin reactions to mineral powders in nickel-sensitive subjects.

Lodén M, Nilsson G, Parvardeh M, Neimert Carne K and Berg M.

Contact Dermatitis, 66, 210-214, 2012

Dynamic Microvascular responses with a high speed in TiVi imaging systems

O´Doherty J, MacNamara PM, Fitzgerald BW and Leahy, M.

J Biophotonics, 4, No. 7-8, Aug, 509-513, 2011.

Polarized light spectroscopy for measurement of the microvascular response to loacl heating at multiple skin sites

Tesselaar E, Bergkvist M, Sjöberg F and Farnebo S

Microcirculation, Vol 19, Issue 8, pages 705-713, November 2012.

Physiological influence of basic petubations assessed by non-invasive optical techniques in humans

Svanberg K, Wollmer P, Anderssom-Engels S and Åkeson J.

Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. Vol 36, No 6, Dec, 946-957, 2011.

Assessment of Blood Flow Changes in Human Skin by Microdialysis Urea Clearance

Farnebo S, Zettersten E, Samuelsson A, Tesselaar E.

Microcirculation, 18:Issue 3,198-204, april 2011.

Development of cumulative irritation model for incontinence-associated dermatitis

Larner J, Matar K, Goldman VS and Chilcott RP.

Arch Dermatol Res, 307:39-48, 2015

Tissue Viability Imaging for quantitative user-independent assessment of erythema, blanching and other skin parameters

Nilsson GE.

SPC (Soap, Perfumery & Cosmetics) Regulatory & Testing,(Supplement), p50-53, 2014.

Validation of phototesting for estimation of individual skin ultraviolet sensitivity based on a lengthwise attenuation ultraviolet B field

Pettersson E, Anderson CD, Henricsson J and Falk M.

Journal of Medical Engineering & Technology, p 1-8, 2014.

Correcting for possible tissue distortion between provocation and assessment in skin testing: the divergent beam UVB photo-test

O’Doherty J, Henricson J, Falk M and Andersson CD.

Skin Res Technol. 2013 Nov;19(4):368-74.

Tissue viability imaging of skin microcirculation following exposure to whole body cryotherapy (-110C) and cold water immersion (8C)

Costello JT, McNamara PM, O´Connell ML, Algar LA, Leahy MJ and Donnelly A.

Archives of Exercise in Health and Disease, 4(1), 243:250, 2014.

Microvascular Imaging: technoiques and opportunities for clinical physiological measurements

Allen J, Howell K,

Physiological Measurements 35(2014) R 191-R14.

Real Time diffuse reflectance polarisation spectroscopy imaging to evaluate skin microcirculation

O’Doherty J, Henricson J, Nilsson GE, Anderson C and Leahy M.

Proc SPIE 6631, Novel Optical Instrumentation for Biomedical Applications III, Munic, Germany 2007.

Short-term sensory and cutaneous vascular responses to therapeutic ultrasound in the forearms of healthy volunteers

Shaik S, MacDermid JC, Birmingham T, Grewal R and Farooq B,

J Therapeutic ULtrasound, 2014, 2:10

Inhibitory activity of Sargassum hemiphyllum sulfated polysaccharide in arachidonic acid-induced animal models og inflammation

Hwang PA, Hung YL and Chien SY,

J of Food and Drug Analysis 23 (2015), 49-56.

Analysis of Red Blood Cell Concentration in the Digits of the Hand of Controls and Participants with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Response to Temperature

Constand MK and MacDermid JC

Critical Reviews in Physical and Rehabilitation Medicine.

Persistant PORT-a-CATH A-related fistula and fibrosis in a breast cancer patient successfully treated with local ozone application

Clavo B, Lopez SM and Robaina F.

Journal of Pain and Symptom Management 43:e3-e6, 2012.

Assessment of microcirculation of the skin using Tissue Viability Imaging: A promising technique for detecting venous stasis in the skin

Bergkvist, M, Henricson, J, Iredahl, F, Tesselaar, E, Sjöberg, F and Farnebo, S.

MIcrovascular Research, in press 2015.

Non-Invasive Measurement of Skin Microvascular Response during Pharmacological and Physiological Provocations

Iredahl, F, Löfberg, A, Sjöberg, F, Farnebo, S and Tesselar, E.

Plos ONE | DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0133760, August 13, 2015

Book Chapters

Biophotonics methods in microcirculation imaging

Leahy MJ, Enfield JG, Clancy NT, O´Doherty J, McNamara P and Nilsson GE,

Medical Laser Application, 22, 105-126, 2007.

Biophotonics Functional Imaging of Skin

Leahy MJ and Nilsson GE,

In Handbook of Photonics for Biomedical Science (Edited by V.V. Tuchin), CRC Press 2010, ISBN:978-1-4398-0629-6

Tissue Viability Imaging

O’Doherty J, Leahy MJ and Nilsson GE,

In Microcirculation Imaging (Editor: MJ Leahy), 165-195, 2012, Wiley-Blackwell.

Tissue Viability Imaging for Assessment of Skin Erythema and Blanching.

Nilsson GE,

In Non Invasive Diagnostic techniques in Clinical Dermatology (Eds: Berardesca, Maibach and Wilhelm), ISBN-978-3-642-32108-5, pp 187-199, 2014.

Tissue Viability Imaging

Nilsson GE,

In Biomedical Photonics Handbook (second edition) (Ed: Tuan Vo-Dinh). ISBN-9781439804445; CRC Press 2015.