Portable slit lamps have come a long way in the last few years. They are not manufactured anymore from low quality plastic and lens.
Now you will find a refined, durable and high quality lenses in their place with options of LED illumination or even full color screens.
Illumination control and slit width are standard, and they weight almost nothing. Perfect for applications in remote areas or bed patients and children.
Here we examine 3 options you should consider for your next hand held slit lamp.
Ultra Portable Slit Lamp S150
This slit lamp is an excellent tool for examination on childrens, bed sides, ER or quick screening.
It features a low heat LED lamp with high brightness and more than 3 hours battery. In fact, is the first and only portable slit lamp in the world that apply a LED illumination system. The main advantage of using LED is no glare and a clear image.
It is very comfortable for the patient due to the low heat, and the sharp slit will give you the same quality as a desk slit lamp.
The LED lamp used in the S150 will last up to 20,000 hours at full power, that is 10 times more than a normal halogen lamp.
Portable Slit Lamp with Smartphone adapter
This is the classic hand held slit lamp, lightweight and single hand operated.
It works similarly as a desktop slit lamp, ideal for a mobile hospital, pediatrics, seniors or nursing home.
Does PD Adjustment, comes with 3 filters (green, cobalt blue and heat absorption), illumination control and a 2 hours rechargeable lithium battery (continuous operation)
Includes a smartphone adapter, case and accessories.
Digital Portable Slit Lamp HSL-600
The newest digital slit lamp is perfect for capturing high quality 2 mpx pictures for a better screening and diagnosis.
Mostly using for bedside diagnosis, remote medical screenings and rapid screenings.
You will be able to transfer easily the 2 mpx pictures to your PC using the slit lamp WIFI hotspot or through the 8 GB SD Memory.
With 4 hours or continuous operation, a weight of 1 lb and a bright 3.5 inch color screen, there is nothing like it in the market.