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Stroke Associated with Increased Prevalence of Ocular Disease

Findings also revealed a close relationship with mild to moderate and severe visual impairment in individuals with hypertension.
September 26, 2022

Microperimetry Poses Promising Approach for Predicting AMD Disease Progression

Recent findings showed that mean retinal sensitivity was a particularly useful tool in this patient population.
September 23, 2022

Smoking Intensity Associated with Glaucoma Progression

The more packs per year, the higher the RNFL thinning rate, a recent study finds.
September 22, 2022

ILM Peeling for Idiopathic Macular Hole May Cause Functional Damage

Retinal layer distortion could be the culprit behind resulting scotomas.
September 21, 2022

OCT, OCT-A Useful in Identifying VA Decline in Glaucoma

Several macular parameters were associated with vision loss in moderate to advanced stages.
September 19, 2022

Nascent GA Development May Help Predict Progression

This specific photoreceptor degeneration is a better indicator than incomplete RPE and outer retinal atrophy.
September 16, 2022

Age, Primary Site Among Independent Risk Factors for Survival in Uveal Melanoma

Others include histological type, T-stage and treatment in patients without metastases.
September 16, 2022

Lower Birth Weight, Younger Gestational Age Associated With Higher Rates of ROP

A number of other factors, including prolonged duration of oxygen therapy, increased the risk of this condition.
September 15, 2022

PHOMS Associated with Disc Tilt, High Myopia

However, this finding alone isn’t indicative of optic neuropathy, researchers caution.
September 15, 2022

Quarterly Anti-VEGF Schedule Still Helps Stabilize Wet AMD

Patients on a q12 dosing interval received an appropriate number of injections to attain good treatment outcomes.
September 13, 2022