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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WAVENUMBER-LINEARIZED Spectrometer On Chip In A SPECTRAL-DOMAIN Optical Coherence Tomography System

Various embodiments of apparatuses, systems and methods are described herein related to a spectrometer that can generate a plurality of narrowband optical signals having a wavenumber linear format without using an increased number of optical components and without an increase …

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MOTION-COMPENSATED Optical Coherence Tomography System

A motion-compensated optical coherence tomography system includes an optical coherence tomography sensor that includes a common-path optical fiber having an end for emitting light, reflecting reference light and receiving returned light for detection; a motion-compensation system attached to the common-path …

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Full-range Fourier domain Doppler optical coherence tomography based on sinusoidal phase modulation

A novel full-range Fourier domain Doppler optical coherence tomography (full-range FD-DOCT) using sinusoidal phase modulation for B-M scan is proposed. In this sinusoidal B-M scan, zero optical path difference (OPD) position does not move corresponding to lateral scanning points in …

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Swept-source OCT and glaucoma

A technology being investigated for use in posterior segment imaging may have a role in glaucoma diagnosis, according to the literature First there was time-domain optical coherence tomography (TD-OCT), then spectral-domain OCT (SD-OCT); now a newer technology—swept-source OCT—may be able …

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Potential new diagnostic tool for Alzheimer’s disease using a linear discriminant function for Fourier domain optical coherence tomography

Purpose: To calculate and validate a linear discriminant function (LDF) for Fourier domain optical coherence tomography (OCT) to improve the diagnostic ability of retinal and retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) thickness parameters in the detection of Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Method: …

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Expectations and limitations of contemporary intravascular imaging: lessons learned from pathology

Acute coronary syndrome is the leading cause of death worldwide and plaque rupture is the most common underlying mechanism of coronary thrombosis. During the last 2 decades the understanding of atherosclerotic plaque progression advanced dramatically and pathology studies provided fundamental …

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Quantification Of Local Circulation With Oct Angiography

Impaired intraocular blood flow within vascular beds in the human eye are associated with certain ocular diseases including, for example, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration. A reliable method to quantify blood flow in one or more of the …

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System And Method For Optical Coherence Tomography And Positioning Element

The invention relates to a system and a corresponding method for the optical coherence tomography comprising an interferometer and a sensor head, by means of which electromagnetic radition can be emitted from the interferometer to an object to be examined …

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Advancing OCT Algorithmic Standardization

Neovascular exudative AMD (wet AMD) continues to rank as a top reason to visit eye care specialists, and the early identification of this disease has important prognostic implications for patients. 1 Advancements in optical coherence tomography (OCT) imaging have surpassed …

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Cornea characterization using a combined multiphoton microscopy and optical coherence tomography system

We present a multimodal imaging system which combines multiphoton microscopy and optical coherence tomography to visualize the morphological structures, and to quantify the refractive index (RI) and thickness of cornea. The morphological similarities and differences at different corneal layers across …

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