A mobile clean air zone unit (Operio Mobile, Toul Meditech AB) that eliminates airborne particulate matter around the operating table reduces the risk of infection during ophthalmic surgery, said Jack Wagner Sr., ScD, MPH.
Cheryl Guttman Krader
Dietary supplementation with oral omega-3 fatty acids is no better than placebo in relieving signs and symptoms of dry eye disease (DED), according to results of the DRy Eye Assessment an
Findings from a retrospective comparison of data from prospective studies of presbyopia-correcting IOLs highlight the performance similarities and differences of different technologies.
A novel extended-depth-of-focus (EDOF) IOL (Mini WELL IOL, SIFI Medtech) is providing very favorable functional and safety outcomes that correspond with a high degree of patient satisfaction, according to data collected by ophthalmologist
As more microinvasive glaucoma surgery (MIGS) procedures become available, surgeons are faced with decisions on adoption of new techniques.
Research aiming to elucidate the underlying factors for oxidative damage to the trabecular meshwork in glaucoma has led to studies of alterations in gene expression that may ultimately guide the development of genetic therapy for glaucoma, said Carla J. Siegfried, MD, recipient of the 2018 Shaffer Prize for Innovative Glaucoma Research.
A micro-interventional device that uses a nitinol filament can dissect any grade cataract without causing capsular stress.
Customized corneal crosslinking for keratoconus focuses the treatment on the weak area of the cornea.
Extended depth of focus IOL outcomes raise surgeon and patient satisfaction with presbyopia-correcting lenses
The TECNIS Symfony IOL (J&J Vision) is breakthrough technology that is providing remarkable outcomes and driving a huge increase in the uptake of presbyopia-correcting IOLs among cataract surgery patients, according to Elizabeth Yeu, MD.