NIDEK: NT-1/1e Non Contact Tonometer
NIDEK CO., LTD. has announced the launch of the NT-1/1e Non Contact Tonometer models. The NT-1p non-contact tonometer/pachymeter was first released in November 2022. As an addition to same series that includes the NT-1p, the NT-1/1e non-contact tonometers were developed without the pachymetry function to address particular market demand. This series of products now includes three devices.
The NT-1p/1 perform fully automated measurements and include an air-nozzle contact sensor to ensure patient safety. By placing the chin on the chinrest, the device automatically detects the position of the eyes and measurement begins without any operator assistance. Gentle voice guidance (available in 9 languages) facilitates smooth measurement. The corrected IOP values are displayed by entering the patient’s corneal pachymetry.
The NT-1e is descried as a basic model that enables manual measurement with high operability. The 3D auto tracking function, which is a standard feature of the NT-1 series, provides quick, simple, and accurate measurements.