This article was reviewed by Christopher Rapuano, MD
The various multifocal choroidopathies differ in course, prognosis, and treatment. While the prognoses do differ, they are hopeful with early treatment in most cases.
Numerous websites are designed to raise awareness about age-related macular degeneration (AMD), some sponsored by the National Eye Institute (NEI), others by disease-specific foundations, and others by industry.
In age-related macular degeneration (AMD), treat-and-extend regimens, along with the treat-extend-stop (TES) protocol, have shown comparable efficacy to fixed dosing.
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Diabetes currently afflicts more than 30 million Americans (about 9.4% of the population). The American Diabetes Association estimates that more than seven million people are not even aware that they have this debilitating disease.
Marijuana, a non-traditional therapy for most medical problems, may have a bright future in glaucoma treatment based on its mechanism of action in the eye.
It is well recognized that falling is a leading cause of injury-related death in the United States.
This article was reviewed by Jiajia Yuan, PhD
Gene therapy for Leber’s hereditary optic neuropathy (LHON) seems to be the first promising treatment for the disease.