chapter  15
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Laser Doppler Perfusion Monitoring and Imaging

ByGert E. Nilsson, E. Göran Salerud, N. O. Tomas Strömberg, and Karin Wårdell ..........................15-1

Microcirculation — including capillaries, small arteries (arterioles), small veins (venules), and shunting vessels (arteriovenous anastomosis) — comprises the blood vessels of the most peripheral part of the vascular tree.