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Macular OCT Parameters Help More with Later-Stage Glaucoma

Ganglion cell complex thickness and foveal avascular zone measurements were linked to worse VA in POAG.
May 20, 2022

Visual Acuity Outcomes in CRVO Unaffected by VEGF Inhibitor Type

In addition, roughly half of patients needed treatment beyond three years despite the choice of drug.
May 20, 2022

Moving Stimulus Increases Dynamic Range of Perimetry

This allows reliable testing at locations with more severe damage without the problems caused by increasing size.
May 20, 2022

Study Shows High Prevalence of Refractive Errors in Children Born Preterm

Strabismus was also reported in a significant percentage of this patient population.
May 19, 2022

Glaucoma May Cause Altered Brain Activity

A recent study found that cerebrospinal fluid dynamics and blood oxygen level are affected by the disease.
May 19, 2022

Patients With Health Disparities More Likely to Report Cataracts

Those who are unemployed or retired, in fair or poor health or who face difficulties accessing care have higher odds of experiencing this condition.
May 19, 2022

Acute Angle-Closure Crisis Often Missed, Study Says

More frequent use of gonioscopy for diagnosis and reducing the financial barriers of the technique could prevent condition-associated vision loss.
May 18, 2022

Blood Test Could Help Identify Sight-Threatening Diabetic Retinopathy

Study supports use of cystatin C as a triage test to prioritize retinal screening in type two diabetes.
May 18, 2022

Multifocals Act to Reduce Accommodation Stimulus

Retinal light spread modeling shows these lenses may work differently than we thought.
May 18, 2022

Academy of Ophthalmology Says FLACS, Phaco Similar in Safety and Efficacy

However, the laser procedure is less cost-effective, a literature review notes.
May 17, 2022