TITLE

Advancing OCT technology yields high-resolution retinal images

AUTHOR(S)
Hasson, Matt
PUB. DATE
December 2008
SOURCE
Ocular Surgery News;12/10/2008, Vol. 26 Issue 23, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the benefits of developments in optical coherence tomography (OCT) which yield high-resolution retinal images. It is noted that fast, precise spectral optical coherence tomography allows physicians to distinguish layers of the retina and monitor pathologies. According to physician Richard Rosen, OCT provides the ability to appreciate microscopic pathology of each of the various retinal layers on a daily basis in the clinic.
ACCESSION #
36047743

 

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