Workshop: Macular Optical Coherence Tomography

Understanding the basics and beyond using case examples

Friday June 19, 1045-1215
Carson B


At the end of this session participants will be able to:

  • Understand the basic principle of the working of the OCT, including the latest advances in OCT
  • Interpret the OCT appearance of common macular diseases, and the latest international classification of vitreomacular traction syndrome
  • Recognize the common and important artifacts of OCT to avoid misinterpretation


Wai-Ching Lam
Feisal Adatia
Arif Samad
Simon Lam
Michel Guinta

Schedule and description

1045 Introduction and pre-test questionnaires · Wai-Ching Lam
1050 Basic principles of OCT, including the latest technology · Patrick Mitchell
1105 Vitreoretinal interface diseases: epimacular membrane, macular hole, lamellar macular hole, pseudomacular hole, vitreomacular traction · Arif Samad
1125 Miscellaneous macular conditions: myopia, AMD, DME, RVO · Simon Lam
1145 Latest advances in OCT, OCT angiography · Michel Guinta
1205 Wrap-up with post-test questionnaires · Wai-Ching Lam