Ekaterina Pichikova

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Glaucoma may not be the disease you think it is

Take-home message: Clinicians continue to explore the relationship between IOP and cerebrospinal fluid pressure in glaucoma.<p>Reviewed by John P. …

Neurology

iStent provides permanent relief for glaucoma patients

Over 2.2 million Americans suffer from glaucoma — now a new procedure may relieve symptoms.<p>Glaucoma is a disease in which there is a buildup of pressure behind the eye. The pressure often damages the optic nerve and can result in vision loss and blindness if not treated properly. Most glaucoma …

Researchers discover secret to avoiding glaucoma

One issue many of us fear as we age is losing our eyesight. There are a number of age-related problems that can affect eyesight, including glaucoma. …

Nutrition

How will ophthalmology evolve in 2016?

<i>Ophthalmology Times</i> spoke with its Editorial Advisory Board members to get their thoughts on how the field of ophthalmology is growing, what advances …

12 statistics and facts on ophthalmology and ophthalmologists

February 10, 2016 | Print | Email<p>Here are 12 statistics and facts on ophthalmology and ophthalmologists:<p>1. In the United States, there are 19,216 …

Ophthalmology

Emerging Trends in Ophthalmology

The technologic advancements in ophthalmology are truly amazing. I completed my residency training almost 20 years ago, and since that time I have …

Surgeon discusses new toric IOL for cataract patients

ATHENS, Greece — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, <b>Magda Rau, MD,</b> discusses results of the Lentis Comfort …

5 things interviewers look for in residency candidates

<i>Editor</i><i>’</i><i>s Note: Welcome to</i> <i>“</i><i>Eye Catching: Let's Chat,</i><i>”</i> <i>a blog series featuring contributions from members of the ophthalmic community. These blogs are</i> …

Apps for the Ophthalmologist – Part VIII

This article covers some innovative apps that are helpful to both patients <i>and</i> physicians. Knowledge resource apps and apps that aid in smoothing the …

New antibiotic for the treatment of blepharitis

<b>OPHTHALMOLOGY NEWS</b><p><b>New antibiotic option for the treatment of blepharitis</b><p><b>by Marguerite B. McDonald, M.D.</b><p><b>Recommended treatment regimen</b><p>– Warm compresses …

Medicine

How to Market a Niche Business (Ophthalmology, Anyone?)

Just like any other business, ophthalmology practices have been impacted by the changing marketing landscape, pushing them to embrace new, less traditional methods of connecting with their patients on a broader front.<p><i>Many industries are being impacted today by the changing landscape in marketing.</i> …

Ophthalmology Gives Up, Drops the First ‘H’ from Its Name

13.7K Shares<p><b>SAN FRANCISCO, CA</b> – In a move that surprised no one, Dr. Iris J. Pupil of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, announced that the first …

Patient-Important Outcomes in Registered Trials of Glaucoma Surgical Devices

This study examines how often existing clinical studies of minimally invasive glaucoma surgical devices registered on ClinicalTrials.gov measure …

Glaucoma

Elimination of Topical Antibiotics for Intravitreous Injections

This report provides updated endophthalmitis rates for eyes receiving intravitreous injections with and without povidone-iodine and rates with and …

Medical Journals

Why become a doctor? A personal story from a Stanford ophthalmologist - Scope

When Andrea Kossler, MD, was young, her surgeon father would occasionally carry her — on his shoulder — to check on patients. "It was always a treat …

With guidance, millennials ready to handle the future of ophthalmology

I was trained by what is now called the Greatest Generation. After completing my own training, I have participated in the training of anterior …

Demographics

Health: 6 Easy Natural Ways To Lower Your Cholesterol

Health: 6 Easy & Natural Ways To Lower Your Cholesterol<p>It is not new that a good diet, lots of exercise, and more are ways to lower one’s …

Landmark Study Shows Half of Cancer Patients are Killed by Chemo -- NOT Cancer

No matter how much doctors push the treatment, chemotherapy might not be the best option in the fight against cancer, as a new study shows up to 50 …

Cancer

Стволовые клетки научили регенерировать кости без образования опухолей — Naked Science

Команда ученых из Университета Калифорнии в городе Сан-Диего нашла простой, но эффективный способ стимулирования стволовых клеток для регенерации …

Хранение обуви: 10 идей, которые понравятся каждому

Хранение обуви: 10 вдохновляющих идей, которые понравятся каждому<p>На стыке сезонов остро ощущается необходимость в системах хранения для обуви. …

17 простых трюков, которые значительно облегчат повседневные хлопоты

Маленькие хитрости на все случаи жизни.<p>Наша жизнь полна сложностей, проблем и неудобства. Именно поэтому в новом обзоре было собрано несколько …