Documenta Ophthalmologica

, Volume 105, Issue 2, pp 83–92

Guidelines for clinical electroretinography in the dog

  • Kristina Narfström
  • Björn Ekesten
  • Serge G. Rosolen
  • Bernhard M. Spiess
  • Christine L. Percicot
  • Ron Ofri


These procedures described for the dog ERG were approved at the 1st European Conference on Veterinary Visual Electrophysiology in Vienna, Austria, May 30, 2000. Dr. Narfström was Chair of the Committee for a Harmonized ERG Protocol, appointed by the European College of Veterinary Ophthalmology (ECVO), and Dr. Ofri was secretary. The other coauthors are committee members. Guidelines for ERG procedures in other animal species for clinical and laboratory studies are planned for in the future and the present guidelines are planned to be revised on a biannual basis. A brief report of the recommended procedures is available in the Conference Proceedings book.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Kristina Narfström
    • 1
  • Björn Ekesten
    • 2
  • Serge G. Rosolen
    • 3
  • Bernhard M. Spiess
    • 4
  • Christine L. Percicot
    • 5
  • Ron Ofri
    • 6
  1. 1.College of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of Missouri-ColumbiaUSA
  2. 2.Faculty of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of Agricultural SciencesUppsalaSweden
  3. 3.Clinique Vétérinaire VoltaireAsnièresFrance
  4. 4.Veterinär-Chirurgische KlinikUniversity of ZürichZürichSwitzerland
  5. 5.Ophthalmic Research UnitCIBA VisionBaselSwitzerland
  6. 6.Koret School of Veterinary MedicineHebrew University of JerusalemIsrael

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