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Diagnostics

En Face OCT Gets Good Marks in Detecting RNFL Defects

The method was on par with red-free fundus photography.
May 21, 2020

Consider Refractive Error When Monitoring Glaucoma

Spherical equivalent could impact OCT diagnostics.
May 19, 2020

FA Helps Quantify DR Factors

The ability to capture nonperfusion and neovascularization on ultra-widefield imaging may help predict disease progression.
May 14, 2020

SD-OCT Superior to FA for Some CNV

The noninvasive option scored higher marks, but gold standard angiography may still be better for occult lesions.
May 11, 2020

Novel Imaging Pinpoints Small Drusen in AMD

Confocal pseudocolor imaging did well in detecting large drusen.
May 8, 2020

OCT-A Shakes Up LSCD Evaluation

Researchers can see the corneal vasculature like never before.
May 6, 2020

Combined OCT Parameters Improve Glaucoma Diagnosis

The macular and retinal nerve fiber layer readings improve diagnostic performance for early and moderate disease but not advanced cases.
May 4, 2020

FA Gets Good Marks in Detecting Microaneurysms

Ultrawide field technique did better than field color imaging in grading DR severity.
April 22, 2020

OCT Matches Ultrasound in Pre-op Evaluation

Study shows equivalent results for traumatic cataract patients.
April 17, 2020

New Method Finds VF Progression Earlier

The glaucoma rate index was both sensitive and specific in finding long-term VF decay.
April 16, 2020