Roman emperor Marcus Aurelius ruled most of the known world from 161 to 180 AD. During this time, he wrote a book composed of his meditations. He meant this to be for his eyes only, and left orders that it be destroyed upon his death.
Light induced visual-response (LIV)—the use of light to stimulate electrical responses from cells within the eye—has recently emerged as a better way to describe visual electrophysiology testing.
A multicomponent IOL system featuring an exchangeable front optic (PreciSight Lens, InfiniteVision Optics, Strasbourg, France) is showing promise for providing a reliable, reproducible, safe, simple, and time-independent solution for achi
Among the mechanical problems related to dry eye is conjunctivochalasis—the Tenon’s capsule condition in which long-term chronic inflammation and dry eye causes dissolution of normal Tenon’s fascia.
Many older patients are told that their dry, red eyes are just a part of getting older, like aching knees or gray hair.
Visual screenings and communication are the most important components when it comes to pediatric ophthalmology, says Dr. Silverstein.
Understanding structure-function relationships is crucially important in controlling glaucoma.
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.
Combining two different power aspheric diffractive multifocal IOLs in fellow eyes provides better visual performance than implanting the same power lens bilaterally, and outcomes with the mixed approach are better using a lower add IOL in