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Laser: A Graft-less Fuchs’ Treatment?

Post procedure, corneal endothelial cells had a clear path to the wound area.
February 20, 2020

Tough Choroidal Disease Differentials Clarified

The initial diagnosis of either multifocal choroiditis or punctate inner choroidopathy remained stable for most eyes in the study.
February 20, 2020

Analysis Confirms Merit of First-Line SLT

The laser procedure proved to be a safe and effective method of easing the medication burden.
February 20, 2020

Eye Rubbing Tops Behavioral Causes of Keratoconus

Sleep position, night-time work and screen time were also all significant in warping the cornea.
February 19, 2020

Look for a Reduction in CNFL in Diabetes Patients

People with prediabetes also show early signs of a reduction in corneal nerve fiber length.
February 19, 2020

Data Lacking on Effects of BAK-preserved Drops

A systematic review cannot recommend a widespread switch away from the preservative, as it could not identify any clinically relevant differences.
February 19, 2020

Accelerated CXL Still Safe for Children

The procedure leads to stable keratometry and corneal thickness up to three years.
February 18, 2020

Skipping Doctor Visits Can Worsen AMD

Poor exam adherence correlated with greater decrease in vision.
February 18, 2020

Post-SLT Particles Linked to Reduced IOP

As the pressure dropped, more spots were observed.
February 18, 2020

Demodex Easily Identified at Slit Lamp

Basic optometric equipment can uncover an infestation in vivo.
February 17, 2020