PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Rubenstein LRI knife is Accutome's latest limbal relaxing incision diamond knife
Inc. introduces its latest Limbal Relaxing Incision Diamond Knife, the Rubenstein
LRI Knife. This knife, developed by Jonathan Rubenstein, MD, has a low profile,
winged footplate that allows full view of the blade during incision. The footplate
allows the blade to glide across the corneal epithelium and gives the user extreme
control of the blade. The preset diamond blade is permanently set to either 600,
550 or 500 microns. Accutome also offers a Shorti handle, which can be used under
the slit lamp. The "in office" short handle version is quite effective for those
who do next day astigmatism correction.
Phone: (800) 979-2020
MACUSCOPE aids in early detection of low macular pigment, one of the primary risk
factors for age-related macular degeneration. The MACUSCOPE is the only affordable
commercial instrument available today that accurately tracks pigment density changes
in the macula, giving medical professionals the ability to place patients into either
high-risk or low-risk categories. MACUSCOPE gives medical professionals an opportunity
to take a proactive approach to using a less than 5-minute, noninvasive painless
exam. The MACUSCOPE is user-friendly for all eyecare and medical specialists, including
general and family practitioners for basic physical examinations. The MACUSCOPE
uses flicker photometry, the only scientifically validated method of measuring macular
Phone: (800) 404-4170
Tracey Technologies introduces
EduTrace, a self-guided,
hands-on, software tutorial program for wavefront aberrometry. Tracey Technologies
developed EduTrace to provide physicians and their staff with a better understanding
of the full range of diagnostic and surgical applications of wavefront
The EduTrace Course includes functioning
aberrometry software from the iTrace system and over 50 actual patient cases, which
the user can view and manipulate within the software. A full-color workbook walks
the user through each case and gives an overview of the available wavefront aberrometry
technologies and data displays, accompanies the software.
Phone: (888) 758-1958
VIEW WITH 15-INCH MONITOR
Technology, Inc.'s VIEW brings portability and capability together in a user-friendly,
flat panel CCTV with distance, intermediate and desktop magnification. With its
battery-powered option, this portable video magnification device will meet any individual,
educational or business environment viewing need. It may be carried like a briefcase,
is completely collapsible and has an adjustable height monitor allowing plenty of
room for writing and task work. The camera focuses quickly and turns 360�
horizontally and 240� vertically.
Vision Technology, Inc.
Phone: (800) 560-7226
is a 3-in-1 video magnifier with full-color, auto-focus.
ACROBAT VIDEO MAGNIFIER
Vision introduces Acrobat, the 3-in-1 video magnifier with full-color, auto-focus.
Acrobat has the most versatile and flexible arm available and is ideal for near,
distance and self-viewing with up to 72x magnification. Acrobat can connect with
laptop or desktop computers, electronic glasses or even TV.
Unique built-in memory allows the
camera to remember the last settings for near, distance and self-viewing, therefore
reducing adjustment time. The Acrobat features 7 viewing modes: true color, black-and-white,
positive, negative and 3 color-select modes. Horizontal line markers are included
to help users focus on 1 line. Acrobat also features a detachable camera head and
a battery-operated option making it portable.
Phone: (888) 811-3161
Odyssey Medical's Eyelid Drapes are
designed to promote a clean and dry sterile field.
Medical now offers Eyelid Drapes, designed to provide a sterile adhesive surgical
barrier for a variety of ophthalmic procedures. The drapes can also be easily trimmed
to any desired size or configuration to aid in retracting lashes without obstructing
the surgical site. The Odyssey Lasik Eyelid Drape is conveniently packaged in 50
individually sterile drapes per box.
Phone: (888) 905-7770
PDT Laser lens delivers maximum laser spot visualization for AMD treatment.
PDT LASER LENS
Optical's PDT Laser lens delivers excellent visualization in photodynamic therapy
(PDT), and with its maximum laser spot magnification and double aspheric glass design,
it aids in effective AMD treatment.
The optimum combination of a 1.5x
laser spot magnification and a 137� field of view, the PDT Laser lens
provides clear visualization of the choroidal neovascular membrane for treatment.
Volk's exclusive SupraCoat lens coating increases laser transmission efficiency
by reducing the amount of laser light reflected back through the lens.
Developed in conjunction with Peter
Kaiser, MD, of the Cole Eye Institute, the PDT Laser features Volk's patented double-aspheric
glass design for bright, undistorted images across the entire lens surface. In addition
to use in PDT procedures, the lens is well suited for general diagnostic work.
Phone: (800) 345-8655
Retinal Physician, Issue: July 2005