DGH Model 555 Pachette 3 Pachymeter
Available from DGH Technology, Inc.
DGH Technology, Inc. announces a new low cost portable pachymeter. The DGH Model 555 Pachette 3 will enable eye care professionals to measure corneal thickness faster and easier utilizing improved ultrasound technology. The Pachette 3 uses the exact enhanced corneal thickness measuring algorithm used in all the DGH pachymeters used exclusively by OHTS investigators.
The DGH Model 555 Pachette 3 is capable of measuring and storing up to 25 measurements bilaterally in as little as 1.6 seconds per eye. The IOP correction calculation is built into the software. The new backlit LCD character displays OD and OS measurements, running average, standard deviation and IOP correction calculation and allows easy visibility from a distance over a large viewing angle, and in all lighting conditions. Portable and lightweight, the Pachette 3 weighs only 0.8 kg. Powered by two AA NiMH rechargeable batteries, the Pachette 3 probe is solid filled and has a clear polystyrene tip only 1.5 mm in diameter for easily visualizing the center of the cornea.
The DGH Model 555 Pachette 3 is ideal for glaucoma and refractive surgeons.