Meeting News Coverage

OCT plays increasingly important role in assessing neuro-ophthalmic pathology

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 10, 2013
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Optical coherence tomography promises to enable increasingly accurate in vivo assessment of anatomic changes associated…

In the Journals

SD-OCT platform offers repeatable choroid thickness measurements

December 13, 2012
A spectral-domain optical coherence tomography system enabled accurate and repeatable measurements of choroid thickness in emmetropic and myopic…

Zeiss unveils latest OCT imaging platforms

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, December 25, 2012
 

In the Journals

HD-OCT may cause errors in neuroretinal rim measurement

November 29, 2012
High-definition optical coherence tomography yielded errors in neuroretinal rim measurement in myopic eyes, especially those with parapapillary…

Meeting News Coverage

Speaker explores potential of adaptive optics

OSN Retina, December 2012
CHICAGO — Adaptive optics, a technology developed for astronomy applications, can be used in ophthalmology to view individual photoreceptors, a…

Meeting News Coverage

LIVE BLOG RECAP: Ophthalmology Innovation Summit

November 8, 2012
Ocular Surgery News attended the 

In the Journals

Optic nerve head characteristics differ between keratoconus, healthy subjects

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, December 25, 2012
Optic nerve head characteristics are significantly different between patients with non-glaucomatous keratoconus and healthy control subjects, but…

In the Journals

RNFL thickness mapping aids detection, surveillance of glaucoma progression

October 2, 2012
Analysis of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness maps created with optical coherence tomography enabled the detection of topographic changes…

Puliafito receives award for invention, development of OCT

September 17, 2012
Carmen A. Puliafito, MD, MBA, OSN Retina/Vitreous Section Editor and dean of the Keck School of Medicine of USC, received the 2012 António…

OCT enhances IOL power calculations in post-LASIK eyes

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 25, 2012
IOL power calculations based on Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography measurements proved highly predictable in eyes with previous myopic laser…

Posterior corneal power measurements may enhance accuracy of IOL calculations

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 25, 2012
Clinicians should factor higher-order aberrations and posterior corneal curvature into IOL power calculations, a lecturer said. “Measuring…

Complications Consult

Anterior segment OCT used to evaluate cases of nodular scleritis

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 10, 2012
Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth; Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD
Nodular scleritis presents with acute nodular elevation of the sclera with inflammation. We used high-speed anterior segment optical coherence…

Lindstrom's Perspective

OCT now a tool for the comprehensive ophthalmologist

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 10, 2012
Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
Optical coherence tomography has moved from being a tool primarily utilized by the retina subspecialist to one increasingly present in the…

Meeting News Coverage

Resident ophthalmologists devise iPhone slit lamp capability

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 10, 2012
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. — Ophthalmology residents at the Storm Eye Institute at the Medical University of South Carolina have developed an adapter…

Meeting News Coverage

Single workstation integrates technologies for evaluation, decision making

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, July 2012
MILAN, Italy — The Hoya iTrace Surgical Workstation is capable of processing and providing a variety of information to cataract and refractive…

Cover Story

Evolving OCT technology advances diagnosis, treatment of retinal disease

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 10, 2012
In the two decades since its invention, optical coherence tomography has enabled increasingly rapid and detailed visualization of many eye…

Do not ignore pre-perimetric glaucoma symptoms

Primary Care Optometry News, June 2012
Gary G. Gray Jr., OD
To the Editor: After reading “Surgeon outlines reasons not to treat pre-perimetric glaucoma suspects” (March 2012, page 6), which…

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Corneal Topography: A Guide for Clinical Application in the Wavefront Era, Second Edition

Ming Wang, MD, PhD
2011; ISBN 1-55642-970-3

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Cataract Surgery from Routine to Complex: A Practical Guide

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IOL Power

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