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Post-concussion Oculomotor Screenings Fall Short

Associated vision problems may prolong recovery, and 70% of kids with TBI experience at least one.
May 21, 2021

MS Patients with Optic Neuritis More Likely to Have Cognitive Impairment

The most affected areas were executive function and attention.
May 21, 2021

Retinal Biomarkers of Cognitive Impairment Found

Imaging of the vasculature correlated with functional measures of reduced cognitive function, study finds.
December 8, 2020

Concussed Athletes Exhibit Pupillary Changes

Light reflex measures may serve as objective biomarkers for sport-related concussion.
October 14, 2020

Cataract Surgery May Lower Alzheimer’s Risk

The protective effect was strongest within the first five years post-op.
June 22, 2020

Cancer Treatment Can Damage Optic Nerve

Immune checkpoint inhibitors are linked with an unusual neuritis.
May 22, 2020

Visual Impairment Linked with Dementia Risk

Worse baseline visual acuities were also associated with mild cognitive impairment.
May 5, 2020

AI Can Distinguish Neuropathies

Research shows machines can differentiate glaucomatous from non-glaucomatous images.
April 21, 2020

TBI’s Visual Effects Explained

These patients experience changes in accommodation and stereopsis.
March 26, 2020

Common Soccer Move Linked with Neuro Issues

After 10 soccer ball headings, players’ abilities to learn and adapt were diminished.
February 26, 2020