Abstract A new applanation tonometer has been described. This instrument is an integral part of the slit lamp and uses conventional applanation techniques. A comparison clinically with the Goldmann tonometer indicates that there is little difference in performance of the two instruments. References 1. Goldmann, H.: Un Nouveau Tonomètre à Applanation , Bull Mém Soc Franc Ophthal 67:474-478, 1955. 2. Goldmann, H.: Applanation Tonometry: Transactions of the Second Conference on Glaucoma, Dec 3-5, 1956 , New York: Josiah Macy, Jr. Foundation, 1956.
Archives of Ophthalmology – American Medical Association
Published: May 1, 1967