A method and apparatus for surface scanning in medical imaging is provided. The surface scanning apparatus comprises an image source, a first optical fiber bundle comprising first optical fibers having proximal ends and distal ends, and a first optical coupler for coupling an image from the image source into the proximal ends of the first optical fibers, wherein the first optical coupler comprises a plurality of lens elements including a first lens element and a second lens element, each of the plurality of lens elements comprising a primary surface facing a distal end of the first optical coupler, and a secondary surface facing a proximal end of the first optical coupler.
|IPC||A61B5/00, A61B5/11, A61B6/00, A61B5/055, G02B6/32|
|Country||International Bureau of the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO)|
|Publication status||Published - 21 May 2015|