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Smartphone-based Gonio-Imaging

A Novel Addition to Glaucoma Screening Tools

Kumar, Nilesh DNB*; Francesco, Bandello MD; Sharma, Ashish MD*

doi: 10.1097/IJG.0000000000001306
Online Articles: Brief Report

Gonioscopy is one of the most difficult skill acquired by ophthalmologists. It is one of the key components of glaucoma diagnosis and management. Smartphone based imaging solutions have revolutionised the imaging in ophthalmology by virtue of their ease of use and portability. Authors hereby describe a smartphone based gonioimaging technique with a 4-mirror goniolens, which can detect the gross findings in anterior chamber angle, and thus can be utilised as screening tool for glaucoma.

*Department of Vitreoretina, Lotus Eye Hospital and Institute, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Department of Ophthalmology, University Vita-Salute, Scientific Institute San Raffaele, Milano, Italy

Disclosure: The authors declare no conflict of interest.

Reprints: Ashish Sharma, MD, Lotus Eye Hospital and Institute, Coimbatore 641014, Tamil Nadu, India (e-mail:

Received March 7, 2019

Accepted June 2, 2019

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