Ophthalmology

Estimated Costs of Preoperative Testing in Medicare Cataract Patients

Create a free personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, customize your interests, and more<p>Yes! Alert me when new content is …

Optometry

The Neuro-Ophthalmopathy of Leonhard Euler (1707-1783) | Editor's Choice

The recent observation that patients with Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) can demonstrate dilated microvasculature in both the affected …

Optometry

AAO Leader Parke Doubles Down on Innovation

Optometry

Prevent Blindness Urges Congress to Extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program | Prevent Blindness

As the nation’s leading volunteer eye health organization, Prevent Blindness has consistently advocated for policies that ensure Americans of all …

Optometry

Surgeon surprised by number who test positive for Sjögren’s biomarkers

<b>Cynthia Matossian</b><p>WAILEA, Hawaii — In dry eye patients who are not improving, <b>Cynthia</b> <b>A.</b> <b>Matossian, MD,</b>recommends ordering testing for Sjögren’s syndrome.<p>…

Optometry

Intracameral Chemotherapy for Globe Salvage in Retinoblastoma with Secondary Anterior Chamber Invasion

Optometry

Peripapillary vascular changes in radiation optic neuropathy: an optical coherence tomography angiography grading

Statistics from Altmetric.com<p>Request permissions<p>If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the …

Optometry

A Facial Plastic Surgeon’s Review of Wonder

Create a free personal account to download free article PDFs, sign up for alerts, customize your interests, and more<p>Yes! Alert me when new content is …

Optometry

Vaccinate all patients over 50 years for herpes zoster

<b>Jay S. Pepose</b><p>WAILEA, Hawaii — “We [ophthalmologists] are more likely to see zoster over simplex,” <b>Jay S. Pepose, MD,</b> <b>PhD,</b> said at Hawaiian Eye 2018.<p>The …

Optometry

History of Artificial Iris Devices

Optometry

Specsavers supports pre-reg placements for Masters course

Specsavers is supporting third-year optometry students at the University of Hertfordshire, offering pre-reg placements to nearly three-quarters of …

Optometry

Press Centre – Schwind

Welcome to the SCHWIND eye-tech-solutions press centre. Whether it be current or past press information – the Press Centre is open to you around the …

Optometry

Early results of new therapy for choroidal melanoma show promise

<b>Jay S. Duker</b><p>WAILEA, Hawaii — The light-activated AU-011 agent represents the first potential new therapy for choroidal melanoma in many decades, …

Optometry

ESCRS 2017 - George Stamatelatos Interview

Optometry

How do caffiene and other lifestyle modifications affect glaucoma?

Optometry

Comparison of immunoblotting (IgA and IgG) and the Goldmann-Witmer coefficient for diagnosis of ocular toxoplasmosis in immunocompetent patients

Statistics from Altmetric.com<p>Request permissions<p>If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the …

Optometry

Quarter-Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty (Quarter-DMEK) for Fuchs endothelial corneal dystrophy: 6 months clinical outcome

Statistics from Altmetric.com<p>Request permissions<p>If you wish to reuse any or all of this article please use the link below which will take you to the …

Optometry

Binocular stereo acuity affects monocular three-dimensional shape perception in patients with strabismus

• Orban GA<p>. The extraction of 3D shape in the visual system of human and nonhuman primates.Annu Rev Neurosci …

Optometry

Effect of intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide injection at the end of vitrectomy for vitreous haemorrhage related to proliferative diabetic retinopathy

Introduction<p>Proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) is one of the leading causes of blindness in the working population.1 PDR is characterised by …

Optometry

FDA warns Imprimis for false, misleading promotional claims

The FDA issued a warning to Imprimis Pharmaceuticals regarding false or misleading information in promotional materials for its Dropless, LessDrops, …

Optometry

Recent Developments in Glaucoma Therapy

Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of visual impairment worldwide. Traditionally, treatment of glaucoma has involved pharmacologic and laser …

Optometry

Early detection of AMD integral to achieving best vision long-term

<b>Carl D. Regillo</b><p>WAILEA, Hawaii — The keys to both achieving and maintaining best vision in patients with neovascular age-related macular degeneration …

Optometry

Evidence mounts to support anti-VEGF to treat, prevent proliferative diabetic retinopathy

<b>Michael S. Ip</b><p>WAILEA, Hawaii — The current algorithm for the treatment of proliferative diabetic retinopathy is effective but is an inherently …

Optometry

Lindstrom receives the Philip M. Corboy award

WAILEA, Hawaii — <b>Richard L. Lindstrom</b><b>,</b> <b>MD,</b> received the Philip M. Corboy, MD, Memorial Award for Distinguished Service in Ophthalmology sponsored by …

Optometry

2017-2018 Basic and Clinical Science Course (BCSC): Section 10: Glaucoma

Keep your ophthalmic knowledge current with the Academy's <i>2017-2018 Basic and Clinical Science Course (BCSC)</i>. <i>BCSC</i> is the most extensive compilation of …

Optometry

Endothelial cell loss higher in cataract patients with diabetes

WAILEA, Hawaii — Clinicians should preoperatively discuss the effects of cataract surgery, specifically endothelial cell loss, with high-risk …

Medicine

New neuromodulators on the way to US market

WAILEA, Hawaii — Two new botulinum toxins, with different uses and indications that could assist in an ophthalmologist’s arsenal, may be on their way …

Optometry

‘Postop is the new preop’ with the FDA approved light adjustable IOL

<b>Vance M. Thompson</b><p>WAILEA, Hawaii — With adjustable IOL technology, patients can have whatever refractive outcome they prefer and <b>Vance</b> <b>M.</b> <b>Thompson, MD,</b></b> …

Optometry

Ophthotech Announces Election of Jane Pritchett Henderson, Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Voyager Therapeutics, to Its Board of Directors

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ophthotech announced the election of Jane P. Henderson, CFO and Senior VP of Corporate Development at Voyager …

Optometry

Repair of Trauma from Bungee Cord Injury

Alan J. Franklin, MD, PhD<p>Channels: 3D | Posted 11/27/2017<p>This video shows how the stereopsis and depth of field on the Ngenuity 3D Visualization …

Optometry