OCT provided a great advantage over other diagnostic modalities, as it could noninvasively provide tomographic images of the retina of a living eye. As a result, a number of new findings in retinal diseases were made using the time-domain OCT. OCT has now become an essential medical equipment OCT has now become an essential medical equipment in ophthalmic care and quality textbooks describing the functionality of OCT are very important in the education of young ophthalmologists and eye care personnel. In this book are chosen high quality OCT images of rather common diseases as well as images of several rare diseases.
Nagahisa Yoshimura, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Scieces Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, Kyoto, Japan.
Masanori Hangai, MD, PhD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Saitama Medical University, Saitama, Japan.