OT Staff Reports


Blinding eye disease linked with forms of cardiovascular disease

Mount Sinai study is the first to identify that heart attack, stroke and heart failure are linked to a specific type of age-related macular degeneration.

Company launches the NT-1p non-contact tono/pachymeter

By placing the chin on the chinrest, Nidek’s NT-1p automatically detects the position of the eyes and begins measurement without pressing any buttons.

Analysis of teprotumumab-trbw use shows small percentage of patients receive a second course of treatment

Teprotumumab-trbw is the first and only medicine approved by the FDA for the treatment of thyroid eye disease.