1. Articles from Tomohiro Otani

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    1. Circle and Grid-wise Analyses of Peripapillary Nerve Fiber Layers by Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Early Stage Glaucoma

      Circle and Grid-wise Analyses of Peripapillary Nerve Fiber Layers by Spectral Domain Optical Coherence Tomography in Early Stage Glaucoma

      PURPOSE. To study diagnostic performances of circle and grid-wise analyses of peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer thickness (RNFLT) using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) in early stage glaucoma. METHODS. Eighty-nine open-angle glaucoma (OAG) eyes (mean deviation, -2.5 ± 1.8 dB) and 89 age-matched normal eyes were studied. Peripapillary RNFLT was analyzed using SD-OCT raster scan in a 6.0 × 6.0 mm area. Averaged RNFLT was calculated over 0.1 × 0.1, 0.21 × 0.21, or 0.42 × 0.42 mm grids in the peripapillary area (grid method), or arcuate sector areas between 2.8 and 4 ...

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    2. Effects of Age, Sex, and Axial Length on the Three-Dimensional Profile of Normal Macular Layer Structures

      Effects of Age, Sex, and Axial Length on the Three-Dimensional Profile of Normal Macular Layer Structures
      Purpose. To identify sex-related differences and age-related changes in individual retinal layer thicknesses in a population of healthy eyes across the lifespan, using spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT). Methods. In seven institutes in Japan, mean thicknesses of the retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL), ganglion cell layer (GCL), inner plexiform layer (IPL), inner nuclear layer (INL), outer plexiform layer (OPL), outer nuclear layer (ONL), photoreceptor inner segment (IS), and photoreceptor outer segment (OS) were measured using SD-OCT with a new automated segmentation protocol in 256 healthy subjects. Results. Interoperator coefficients of variability for measurements of each layer ranged from 0 ...
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    3. Improved Visualization of Henle Fiber Layer By Changing the Measurement Beam Angle on Optical Coherence Tomography

      Improved Visualization of Henle Fiber Layer By Changing the Measurement Beam Angle on Optical Coherence Tomography
      Purpose: The outer plexiform layer (OPL) includes the photoreceptor synapse layer and Henle fiber layer (HFL) in the macular area. We attempted to improve optical coherence tomography imaging of the HFL by changing the angle of the measurement beam. Methods: Thirteen normal eyes underwent spectral domain optical coherence tomography. To focus the angle of the measurement beam perpendicular to the obliquely oriented HFL, the beam in the optical coherence tomography system was aimed at the periphery of the pupil. Results: The cross-sectional image of the macular area was inclined right or left if the beam entered from the periphery of ...
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    4. Three-dimensional Profile of Macular Retinal Thickness in Normal Japanese Eyes

      Purpose: To demonstrate the 3-dimensional macular thickness distribution in normal subjects by spectral domain optical coherence tomography (SD-OCT) and evaluate its association with sex, age, and axial length. Methods: Mean regional retinal thickness measurements on the Early Treatment Diabetic Retinopathy Study (ETDRS) layout were obtained by 3-dimensional raster scanning (6 X 6 mm) using SD-OCT in 248 normal eyes of 248 Japanese subjects. Results: Mean foveal thickness was 222 ± 19 µm; it was significantly greater in men (226 ± 19 µm) than in women (218 ± 18 µm; P = 0.002) and did not correlate with age in either sex. Mean sectorial ...
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