TITLE

Anterior segment OCT useful in preop, postop evaluations of refractive surgery patients

AUTHOR(S)
Ashrafzadeh, Amin; Steinert, Roger F.
PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;7/10/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 13, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article explains how optical coherence tomography (OCT) helps evaluate angles, corneal pathologies, flaps and complications. OCT is a method using light to create a two-dimensional cross-section image of the eye. The two modes to the Visante OCT are standard-resolution imaging and high-resolution imaging. It describes the case of a female contact lens user who had developed a corneal ulcer in her dominant eye.
ACCESSION #
32766873

 

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