Obstetrics-Gynecology & Women's Health
Cardiovascular medicine has provided a road map that ophthalmology can follow in risk assessment.
The nomenclature and etiology of "dermoid" tumors and fatty lesions of the orbit and ocular adnexa have created longstanding confusion.
Vancouver, British Columbia—A research chemist from QLT Inc. who helped develop the verteporfin for injection (Visudyne, QLT/Novartis Ophthalmics) treatment for age-related macular degeneration is among 13 chemists from four companies who have been named Heroes of Chemistry by the American Chemical Society.
Map allows clinician to watch early stages, monitor progression and regression
Clinicians need to recognize the fundamental characteristics
of the glaucomatous optic nerve in daily practice. While understanding cup-to-disc
ratio is important, it is also important to recognize other structural characteristics.
When should intraocular lymphoma be considered, and when it is suspected what steps should be taken to make the diagnosis?