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Contrast Acuity Test May Help Diagnose Mild Cognitive Impairment from Alzheimer’s

Affected patients made more errors and had longer test times, a recent study shows.
June 18, 2021

Fine-tuning OCT to Better Represent African Americans

Researchers demonstrated a way to improve identification of POAG in this population.
June 9, 2021

Statistical Guidance of VFs Misses Its Mark

Reducing the number of visual field tests may be sufficient, so long as you closely monitor the patient through OCT.
May 6, 2021

OCT May Oust the Gonio Lens

A deep learning algorithm lays potential groundwork for future non-contact ‘automated gonioscopy.’
April 19, 2021

Portable Visual Field Analyzer Shows Promise

The VisuAll demonstrated results comparable to SAP and may reduce the chances of patient-dependent artifacts.
April 13, 2021

Pupil Tracking Spots Early Glaucoma

A computerized eye-tracker measuring steady-state pupil oscillations distinguished glaucomatous eyes from healthy controls.
April 9, 2021

Glaucoma May Impair Facial Recognition

Study using OCT shows field loss may not be the only visual deficit resulting from this condition.
April 7, 2021

Ganglion Cell Changes on OCT Anticipate VF Progression

Further refinement will result in software tools for timely glaucoma diagnosis and accurate disease staging, researchers say.
March 1, 2021

Structural OCT-A Predicts DR Progression

These metrics helped dictate visual acuity and retinal sensitivity outcomes over 12 months.
February 8, 2021

Geographic Atrophy Detectable Four Years Before Onset

There are a few early anatomical signs to be on the lookout for, study finds.
January 4, 2021