High-speed OCT may be useful in diagnosing retinal diseases

September 15, 2002

Fort Lauderdale, FL-A newly developed high-speed optical coherence tomography (OCT) system for recording 3-D images of the human retina promises to be a valuable tool for the diagnosis of retinal diseases, said Christoph K. Hitzenberger, PhD, associate professor of medical physics at the Institute of Medical Physics, University of Vienna, Austria.