Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (video)

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Identifier 20170403_nanos_hottopics1_03-video
Title Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) (video)
Creator Steven Galetta, MD
Subject Optic Neuritis (ON), MS-Associated Optic Neuritis (MSON ), Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT), Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer (RNFL),Total Macular Volume (TMV), Ganglion Cell/Inner Plexiform Layer (GCL+IPL ), Microcystic Macular Edema (MMO)
Description The Optic Neuritis Treatment Trial (ONTT) was a landmark study in the field of neuro-ophthalmology. This study provided a large-scale systematic view into the course and clinical characteristics of acute demyelinating optic neuritis (ON). ON may be the first clinical demyelinating event in up to 20% of patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) and the overall cumulative probability of developing clinically-definite MS, defined as a second clinical event, was 50% by 15 years after the onset of acute ON. Presence of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)-detected brain lesions and oligoclonal bands were found to be associated with an increased risk of developing clinically definite MS (CDMS), defined by a second clinical demyelinating event.
Relation is Part of NANOS Annual Meeting 2017: Hot Topics in OCT
Contributor Primary Steven Galetta, MD
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2017
Format video/mp4
Source 2017 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2017. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s68h2dv3
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2017-08-31
Date Modified 2017-11-02
ID 1273267
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s68h2dv3