International Journal of Biomedical Imaging / 2011 / Article / Fig 3

Research Article

Effect of Localized Mechanical Indentation on Skin Water Content Evaluated Using OCT

Figure 3

(a) Ex vivo porcine skin sample thickness and refractive index during air immersion. (b) Ex vivo porcine skin water volume fraction calculated from OCT data and Lorentz-Lorenz equation (circles), and skin water weight fraction calculated from weight loss measurements (triangles) during air immersion. Error bars denote 1 standard deviation.