Atlas of Optical Coherence Tomography for Glaucoma is a unique case-based atlas designed to provide readers with a comprehensive understanding of interpreting OCT results in glaucoma patients and glaucoma suspects. The atlas takes a practical approach by presenting actual case presentations from the authors’ practices, accompanied by detailed descriptions of how OCT is utilized to diagnose glaucoma or assess glaucoma progression.
The chapters begin with a brief overview of the specific situations in which OCT is employed, followed by case studies that highlight the application of OCT in diagnosing and managing glaucoma. Special attention is given to potential pitfalls and challenges where OCT results may lead to false positive or false negative outcomes, potentially resulting in misdiagnosis. By addressing these challenges, the atlas aims to enhance the reader’s confidence and proficiency in interpreting OCT findings.
The atlas is designed to be easily digestible, allowing for a weekend read that effectively familiarizes practitioners with OCT interpretation in glaucoma. The included examples encompass OCT images from various manufacturers, ensuring a comprehensive overview of the available OCT technologies.
With its practical and case-based approach, Atlas of Optical Coherence Tomography for Glaucoma serves as a valuable resource for ophthalmologists, optometrists, and other healthcare professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and proficiency in utilizing OCT for the diagnosis and management of glaucoma.
- ASIN : B08CR35B9B
- Publisher : Springer; 1st ed. 2020 edition (July 3, 2020)
- Publication date : July 3, 2020
- Language : English