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SARATOV, may 8th. / TASS /. Saratov scientists have developed a unique hardware-software complex for diagnostics and treatment of pathology of the eye. The complex has no analogues in Russia and is more perfect than their foreign counterparts. About TASS reported on the press Vladimir Komarov.
"Scientists Saratov universities have created a device for the treatment of strabismus and eye nystagmus (involuntary oscillatory eye movement – approx. TASS). The system functions with PC, monitor, and video camera"- said Komarov.
As said the interlocutor of the agency, the treatment takes place in several stages. First, the patient undergoes a diagnosis: information is recorded on the PC in the format of a video file and analyzed. Then, ocular diseases are treated with periodic light exposure or by moving a moving object. After the procedure the patient is re-diagnosis of the control parameters.
According to one of the developers, head of the Department of Solid State Physics, Saratov state University, Professor, doctor of physico-mathematical sciences Dmitry Usanov, "this hardware-software complex is the winner of several international competitions inferior in quality".
Usanov noted that the system has been tried on patients in Saratov. Now it is planned to continue the introduction of innovative developments in other clinics of Russia.
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