Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide and the first in an irreversible way, many of the studies and investigations are concentrated in methods of control and treatment, however, there are few studies carried out in the areas of prevention and early detection of glaucoma, so, in this research presents the effect of increased intraocular pressure in the optic nerve, especially in damage caused in the layer of nerve fibers and their impact with the visual field, To do this, you work with background images of human eye, obtained from the Clinic “Santa Lucia”, digital image processing to characterize parameters that determine a presumptive diagnosis of glaucoma suspect, the results are presented to specialists for a medical diagnosis.
|Title of host publication||Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices - Proceedings of the AHFE 2020 Virtual Conference on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices|
|Editors||Jay Kalra, Nancy J. Lightner|
|Number of pages||8|
|State||Published - 2020|
|Event||AHFE Virtual Conference on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices, and the International Conference on Human Factors in Aging and Special Needs, 2020 - San Diego, United States|
Duration: 16 Jul 2020 → 20 Jul 2020
|Name||Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing|
|Conference||AHFE Virtual Conference on Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices, and the International Conference on Human Factors in Aging and Special Needs, 2020|
|Period||16/07/20 → 20/07/20|
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- Image processing
- Intraocular pressure
- Optical coherence tomography
- Retinal fiber nerve