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Subspecialties Glaucoma, Business and Innovation

The Import of Space and Time

sponsored by Haag-Streit Diagnostics

Figure 1. Cluster Trend Analysis is part of the Octopus perimeter - shown here is the Octopus 900 perimeter.

Glaucomatous visual losses typically appear as “clusters” of adjacent defects corresponding to pathways of affected retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL) bundles. To better reflect this observation – and thus improve the sensitivity of glaucoma progression monitoring – Haag-Streit developed its Cluster Analysis system, which is based on the distribution of nerve fibers in the retina (1).

This type of progression software saves the clinician a lot of time and helps them pick up subtleties they might miss.

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