Carl Zeiss announces VISUCAMlite for increased retinal imaging

April 17, 2005

Washington, DC &#8212 The VISUCAMlite from Carl Zeiss Meditec Inc. offers practitioners the ability to capture digital images of the retina and posterior segment.

April 18 - Washington, DC - The VISUCAMlite from Carl Zeiss Meditec Inc. offers practitioners the ability to capture digital images of the retina and posterior segment.

VISUCAMlite is Carl Zeiss Meditec's latest digital imaging product, joining the FF 450plus fundus cameras to provide a full line of ophthalmic imaging devices.

The device offers the capability to capture and display photographs of the retina electronically. Color, red-free, and fluorescein angiography are the standard still-capture modes. VISUCAMlite also offers an innovative black-and-white video capture feature.

VISUCAMlite offers multiple ways to capture structural changes of the retina and posterior segment of the eye, providing a full-spectrum approach to diagnosis and documentation of retinal diseases and glaucoma. With advanced Zeiss optics, VISUCAMlite provides enhanced comfort for patients. The camera also provides maximum convenience for practices, as they are DICOM-conformant and capable of exporting images in a variety formats via a practice's network or the accompanying CD burner.