Optical Coherence Tomography Systems by Novacam

Novacam dOCTor Optical Coherence Tomography systems, working at 1300 nm wavelength, are available in both time-domain (TD-OCT) and Fourier-domain laser swept source (SS-OCT) versions, each offering particular advantages. The high speed (30 kHz) SS-OCT system is more suitable for …

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All-fiber wavelength swept ring laser based on Fabry-Perot filter for optical frequency domain imaging

Innovations in laser engineering have yielded several novel configurations for high repetition rate, broad sweep range, and long coherence length wavelength swept lasers. Although these lasers have enabled high performance frequency-domain optical coherence tomography, they are typically complicated and costly …

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HEYEX PACS™: The Next Generation Image Management and Device Integration Platform

Heidelberg Engineering GmbH announces an ophthalmic picture archiving and communication system (PACS) platform at AAO 2014 in Chicago.

“This new picture archiving and communication system (PACS) is a big step forward for our customers,” said Dr. Kester Nahen, Managing Director …

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Endoscopic Eradication Therapy for Barrett’s Esophagus

B arrett’s esophagus (BE) is the precursor lesion to esophageal adenocarcinoma, which in an invasive stage causes significant morbidity and mortality. Surgery was the mainstay of treatment for patients with high-grade dysplasia (HGD) and adenocarcinoma associated with BE. However, surgery …

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Comparative Diagnostic Accuracy of Ganglion Cell-Inner Plexiform and Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness Measures by Cirrus and Spectralis Optical Coherence Tomography in Relapsing-Remitting Multiple Sclerosis

Objective . To estimate sensitivity and specificity of several optical coherence tomography (OCT) measurements for detecting retinal thickness changes in patients with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis (RRMS), such as macular ganglion cell-inner plexiform layer (GCIPL) thickness measured with Cirrus (OCT) and …

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Advanced Colonoscopic Imaging: Do New Technologies Improve Adenoma Detection?

C olorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of cancer-related mortality in the Western world. 1 Screening colonoscopy and polypectomy have become widely accepted as the most effective available methods for early detection and prevention of CRC and have …

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Peering under the skin: measuring melanoma depth with ultrasound and optical coherence tomography

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Comparison of Circulating Dendritic Cells and Monocyte Subsets at Different Stages of Atherosclerosis: insights from optical coherence tomography

Objectives Proinflammatory dendritic cells (DC) and monocytes are critically involved in the proceeding and destabilization of atherosclerosis. Recent studies have reported potential associations of specific patterns of circulating DCs and monocytes with the incidence of coronary artery disease (CAD) and …

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Automated Three-Dimensional Image Segmentation of Retinal OCT Images (Thesis)

Optical coherence tomography (OCT) has become an essential tool in ophthalmology. The macular OCT images are three dimensional, high resolution and cross-sectional image of macula, which provides detailed structural information of various macular layers. Moreover macular OCT imaging is non-contact, …

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The Application of Optical Coherence Tomography to Image Subsurface Tissue Structure of Antarctic Krill Euphausia superba

Many small open ocean animals, such as Antarctic krill, are an important part of marine ecosystems. To discover what will happen to animals such as krill in a changing ocean, experiments are run in aquaria where conditions can be controlled …

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Abbott Expands Cataract Surgery Product Portfolio through U.S. Distribution Agreement with Carl Zeiss Meditec

  • Abbott to Distribute Zeiss Cataract Suite Markerless in the United States
  • Commercial Collaboration between Abbott and Zeiss Leverages the Breadth and Strength of Both Companies’ Technologies

Abbott and Carl Zeiss Meditec announced today that they have entered into a nonexclusive …

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