Air Puff Tonometry Procedure

air puff tonometry

Air puff tonometry is a non-invasive method of measuring intraocular pressure (IOP). It’s not very accurate but is good for screening purposes. Those with glaucoma can be assesses with more reliable methods like applanation tonometry. Tonopen is another reliable and effective device which can be used to measure eye pressure but air puff tonometer is more … Read more

Ophthalmic Equipment Market to Grow and Expand Rapidly

slit lamp examination for glaucoma evaluation

USA, Canada, Europe, India and China are the biggest markets for the ophthalmic equipment and devices. With rapidly changing technology, ophthalmology practice will see significant growth in the coming years. Global ophthalmology device market has emerged as one of the growing segments in medical devices market, due to increased demand of ophthalmology devices for treatment … Read more

‘3nethra Neo’ to Detect Retinopathy of Prematurity in Premature Babies

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Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a condition of retina which affects premature newborns with low birth weight. Two risk factors for ROP are associated systemic illnesses and high concentration of oxygen which is usually given to premature babies. A company based in Bengaluru, India ‘Forus Health’ has developed an imaging system which they call as … Read more