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COVID-19: Wet masks should be replaced

Masks that become damp should be replaced, but health officials say that not enough people know this.

SERPICO-10 study details COVID-19 impact on retina

Investigators have found that the diameter of retinal veins may be linked directly to the severity of COVID-19. Assessing the retinal veins may be a part of diagnosing and managing the disease.

What keeps you up at night in ophthalmology: Part II

Pharmaceutical representatives share what keeps them up at night within the ophthalmic space.

Spotlighting telemedicine in the year of a pandemic

October 13, 2020

Ranya Habash, MD, medical director, Technology Innovation, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami, speaks on the capabilities of telemedicine available to ophthalmologists, the impact of the pandemic in regards to FDA regulations and how it’s helped to pave the way forward / expand telemedicine, as well as why the future of telemedicine requires a new way of thinking.

Responding, adapting to COVID-19 protocols in the UK

October 11, 2020

John Bladen, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, PGCert, PhD, FRCOphth, consultant ophthalmologist and oculoplastic surgeon, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, speaks on the institution's response and workflow adjustments made amid the coronavirus pandemic, how virtual appointments have helped in working through a backlog of patients, and whether cancer may be the next big crisis in the UK due to missed diagnoses during the lockdown.