A few cases and SDOCT slides ofrRhegmatogenous retinal detachments.
By varying the location of the scan, you may uncover findings that would otherwise be impossible to see using ophthalmoloscopy or photos.
Does Anything Happen Outside the Posterior Pole?
The peripheral retina looms as uncharted territory in many eye care practices. Even with effective dilation protocol and examination with binocular indirect ophthalmoscopy, the patient’s cooperation becomes a limiting factor in the discovery of a number of potentially sight-threatening issues. This report summarizes the positive “hit rate” of employing wide-field imaging in a private, two-doctor practice in Tyler Texas over a period of June 2013 to November 2013.
Wednesday, 04 December 2013
Written by Dr. Ronald Smith – Optometrist, Dr. J Mark Hooton - Optometrist
Posted in Philosophy/Editorials