Oculus device receives FDA premarket approval

December 1, 2008

The FDA has granted premarket approval to a new pachymeter/auto-refractor/keratometer (PARK 1, Oculus).

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Lynwood, WA-The FDA has granted premarket approval to a new pachymeter/auto-refractor/keratometer (PARK 1, Oculus).

The device was launched at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Ophthalmology in Atlanta.

The instrument is designed to photograph the eye and obtain a Scheimpflug image of the cornea to evaluate its thickness, according to the company. The implanted ophthalmic refractometer measures the refractive power of the eye.

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