Better Optic Disc Examination: Wearing Loupes Enhances the Indirect Ophthalmoscope Image

Buller, Alex J.; Ramchandani, Mahesh; Fenerty, Cecelia
March 2006
Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus;Mar/Apr2006, Vol. 43 Issue 2, p102
Academic Journal
Optic disc examination with the indirect ophthalmoscope is frequently used in the assessment of pediatric glaucoma cases. If the usual viewing eyepieces are removed from the headgear and loupes worn instead, then a greatly magnified view of the disc is seen with little change to technique or ease of examination.


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