Practice patterns for the use of antibiotics to prevent endophthalmitis after cataract surgery vary around the world.
Early surgical intervention may effectively treat cases of infectious keratitis that do not yield to medicine, according to Jennifer R. Rose-Nussbaumer, MD.
New systems for delivering antibiotic and anti-inflammatory drugs hold promise for cataract surgery, said Francis S. Mah, MD. Patients will benefit from not having to administer eye drops, explained Dr.
It’s a given that ultraviolet (UV) light is effective at killing organisms, noted J. James Rowsey, MD. Though a 365-nm wavelength lamp often has been used, Dr.
According to a 2014 study by the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), worldwide prevalence of glaucoma is expected to skyrocket, from 64.3 million in 2013, to 111.8 million by 2040.1 Whether due to lack of diagnosis or limited treatme