QuikVue Smartphone Technology in Clinical Ophthalmology
QuikVue is an attachment for any smartphone that's small and light and can be used as a slit lamp. It makes it simple to explain to clients the issue their pet is having and on recheck to show the progress the pet is having with a corneal ulcer or injury for example. Images are as easy to send as a text.
QuikVue® is a smartphone adaptor designed especially for anterior segment imaging. It provides 15x magnification which meets the basic eye examination demand for optometrists, general practitioners, pediatricians, veterinarians, etc. The specially designed optical lens enable QuikVue® to capture clear anterior images for primary eye care examination and telemedicine.
QuikVue® provides both white and blue illumination respectively. The white LED projects warm white light which is similar to slit lamp’s halogen illumination. There are two levels of white illumi- nation available to meet different brightness demand during examination. The blue illumination can be used to capture fluorescein images to assist diagnosis with corneal staining.
The innovative air cushion design enables QuikVue® to be attached on most smart phones available in the market.
To make the power recharging convenient, Qui- kVue® applies mini Li-ion rechargeable battery. It can be recharged through a USB cable. There is one recharging status indicator at the back side of the device. When the power recharging is finished, the indicator light will turn from red to green.