Ocular Imaging for Glaucoma Detection and Clinical Correlates/Anterior Segment Imaging

Objectives: Upon completion of this conference the resident should have an understanding on the use of ocular imaging technologies to detected glaucoma and disease progression and should be able to:

  • Describe the principal of operation of ocular imaging technologies including:

o   OCT

o   CSLO

o   SLP

  • Describe the most useful parameters for glaucoma diagnosis from each imaging technology.
  • Describe the most useful parameters for detection of glaucoma progression.

Assignment: Please read:

  1. Chapter 3 in BCSC book series
  2. Kotowski J, et al. Imaging of the Optic Nerve and NFL: An Essential Part of Glaucoma Diagnosis and Monitoring. Survey of Ophthalmol 2014; 59: 458-67.  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3989459/