A team of researchers have conducted a study bringing the connection between statin use and the risk of primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) into sharper focus.
Ocular surface inflammation may sound simple and specific but actually encompasses more than meets the eye.
This article was reviewed by Giacomina Massaro-Giordanao, MD
This article was reviewed by Carol L. Shields, MD
The results of widefield epithelial thickness mapping with the Optovue Avanti OCT in eyes with a single mild topographic or tomographic abnormality were similar to normal eyes in myopes, which eases decision making surrounding refractive surgery.
The eagerly awaited results of the 2019 Ophthalmology Times Best Programs Survey are in, with the previously honored top institutions again achieving high rankings.
Scleral suturing of a dislocated IOL and exchange of the original lens with an iris-claw IOL were comparable for achieving good visual outcomes with low complication rates.
A new therapy is being investigated in a phase IIb trial to test its safety and effectiveness in patients with moderate-to-severe dry eye disease.
This article was reviewed by Martine J. Jager, MD, PhD, and Annemijn P.A. Wierenga, MD
Genetic factors play a key role in the onset and progression of diabetic retinopathy, with 65 genes ifentified with several belonging to signaling pathways.