Clinical use of OCT in assessing glaucoma progression.

Jacek Kotowski, Gadi Wollstein, Lindsey S. Folio, Hiroshi Ishikawa, Joel S. Schuman

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    Abstract

    Detection of disease progression is an important and challenging component of glaucoma management. Optical coherence tomography (OCT) has proved to be valuable in the detection of glaucomatous damage. With its high resolution and proven measurement reproducibility, OCT has the potential to become an important tool for glaucoma progression detection. This manuscript presents the capabilities of the OCT technology pertinent for detection of progressive glaucomatous damage and provides a review of the current knowledge on the device's clinical performance.

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)S6-S14
    JournalOphthalmic surgery, lasers & imaging : the official journal of the International Society for Imaging in the Eye
    Volume42 Suppl
    StatePublished - Jul 2011

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    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Surgery
    • Ophthalmology

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