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Cornea

CXL May Also Help Halt Myopia Progression

Still, further investigation into the safety and efficacy of the method on human eyes is warranted.
March 4, 2021

Additional Risk Factors Identified for HZO-related Vision Loss

Severe permanent vision loss was linked to older age, immunosuppression and uveitis.
March 2, 2021

Microbial and HSK Combo Leads to Poor VA, Complications

Previous herpes simplex keratitis and ocular surface diseases top risk factor list.
March 1, 2021

Changes in Corneal Biomechanics Predict Visual Field Loss

Study shows glaucoma progression was associated with a lower baseline corneal hysteresis and a decrease in corneal resistance factor over time.
February 26, 2021

Dysbiosis Precedes Bacterial Keratitis, Study Finds

Increased pathogenic bacteria may be related to ocular surface inflammation, researchers suggest.
February 25, 2021

Beta Irradiation Suitable for Smaller Pterygium

Study determines horizontal length of less than 2mm the benchmark.
February 22, 2021

Patchy Corneal Staining Pattern May Indicate Inflammation

This presentation could help guide the appropriate treatment for dry eye and Sjögren’s.
February 16, 2021

Infectious Keratitis Pathogen Trends Determined

Pay close attention to the antibiotic regimens at your disposal, as certain courses may be more effective than others in overcoming resistance.
February 8, 2021

PACK-CXL Can Relieve Treatment-Resistant Infectious Keratitis

The majority of corneal ulcers responded positively to this new therapeutic option, study shows.
January 26, 2021

Jump-Start Healing with New Amniotic Membrane Graft

The dehydrated product assists restoration of a compromised ocular surface, Keeler says.
January 23, 2021