OCT for Monitoring and Quantification of Treatment Effects

Prof Julia Welzel, Department of Dermatology, General Hospital Augsburg, Germany, Conference communication

 “OCT as a noninvasive imaging method allows repetitive investigation of the same skin site at several time points. Therefore, it can be used to monitor wound healing, inflammatory skin diseases like psoriasis or skin tumors during treatment.  Additionally, the severity of diseases as well as changes can be quantified by measuring the thickness of layers or the signal intensity”