Factors that lead to complications must be managed for best outcomes.
Details enhance knowledge of biological pathways that contribute to disease pathogenesis.
The study assesses and compares the accuracy of IOL formulas using keratometry (K) and total keratometry (TK) values obtained by a swept-source OCT biometer (IOL Master 700) in eyes with previous PKP prior to cataract surgery.
Patient-tailored techniques result in predicable outcomes for patients.
Three cases demonstrate value of new tools, technology for surgeons.
Innovation, change has dominated the glaucoma specialty over the years.
Unique clinical trials and novel products of interest currently under investigation for the treatment of dry eye disease.
Study reviews mechanisms of action of pilocarpine, carbachol, and brimonidine.
A recent study showed that only 6% of practicing ophthalmologists in the US identify as an underrepresented minority.
Until new innovations began transforming the field a decade ago, ophthalmologists had a limited toolbox. This option allows ophthalmologists to provide positive outcomes for their patients.
Lens an option for complicated eyes, astigmatism, monovision candidates.
Sublingual troche sedation represents attractive anesthesia option for specific subset of patients with cataracts.
Investigators find that youth show altered ocular movements, reduced amplitude of accommodation.
Medical practitioners face emotional burden, other hurdles from pandemic
Dr. Jai Parekh, a clinical associate professor of Ophthalmology/The New York Eye & Infirmary of the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and David Hutton, Managing Editor of Opthalmology Times discuss the importance of ocular health prior to cataract and refractive surgery, specifically with osmolarity testing.
Newer generation formulas generally outperformed older generation formulas, with SRK/T performing the best of older formulas, especially when using TK values.
Although it is always important to consider optimizing the ocular surface for all patients to improve their vision, it is of critical importance before cataract surgery.
Although minimally invasive procedure gives hope, additional research is required.
Advances in laser-vision correction provide visual results that often surpass 20/20.
Fast-acting efficacious options are key to treating acute inflammation
Eye care providers must look beyond visual acuity in screening for disease.
Two studies conducted in collaboration with Orbis International explore how providing free glasses to children improves their ability to learn in school and that addressing visual impairment in children can alleviate depression and anxiety.
Over the years, IKA has become an invaluable resource for eye care professionals.
Currently enrolling a Phase 2 trial to evaluate the role of complement factor B protein in age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
Investigators find technology aids instruction of medical students
Ophthalmologist outlines his journey with the procedure as a late adopter.
A recent study of cannabinol in in vitro and in vivo glaucoma models, demonstrated encouraging results that may address some of the previous challenges associated with cannabis use and may present a new potential therapeutic intervention in the treatment of glaucoma.