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Face Mask Wear Can Disrupt the Tear Film

It reduced noninvasive TBUT by 1.5 seconds in moderate and severe DED patients.
August 3, 2021

One in 10 Keratoconic Kids Progress After CXL

Experts argue for treatment as early as possible to encourage the best outcomes.
August 3, 2021

Long COVID Patients Can Show Corneal Changes

Nerve fiber loss and dendritic cell increases were found in 55% of people who experienced neurological symptoms at four weeks post-infection.
August 3, 2021

Increased Reliance on OCT Valuable for nAMD Diagnosis

Routinely conducted visual function tests performed poorly in the detection of new onset, study reports.
August 2, 2021

Music Listening Pre-Cataract Surgery Reduces Stress and Tachycardia

Individuals in the intervention group had roughly 39% fewer hypertensive events during the procedure.
August 2, 2021

Acute PVD Complications Lower in Comprehensive Eye Care Settings

Just 9.7% of patients had retinal tears or detachments compared to 22% in retinal subspecialty practices.
August 2, 2021

Influential Factors in Myopia Aren’t Clear-cut

While outdoor time may help, near work can offset its benefits, study reaffirms.
July 30, 2021

Recurring ROP Reported in Infants After Anti-VEGF Treatment

Severe presentations were the most common result of treatment failure, with a significant proportion occurring later in the course.
July 30, 2021

ERM Increases Risk of Unfavorable Outcomes in Macular Hole Surgery

Specifically, the location of the membrane and the presence of epiretinal proliferation may affect success.
July 30, 2021

Most Informative Keratoconus YouTube Videos Least Popular

Conversely, frequently viewed content often missed the mark—even some posted by doctors.
July 29, 2021