Cornea

Mask Taping Reduces Ocular Surface Issues

Symptom improvement was reported by 68% of healthcare workers after an eight-hour shift wearing an N95.
01/19/2022

KCN Again?

Keratoconus development post-corneal transplantation may be harder to explain, but timely detection and treatment is the best course of action for successful visual outcomes.
01/15/2022

Automatic OCT Segmentation Aids in Ortho-K Analysis

Custom measurement allows for detection of changes in the anterior and posterior corneal surface as well as the epithelial posterior surface.
01/07/2022

Variability Among Corneal Imaging Devices Warrants Careful Comparison

White-to-white measurements on different modalities may indicate prodcue variability rather than true difference.
01/04/2022

DSEK Nomogram Predicts Graft Survival Out to Five Years

Glaucoma and prior glaucoma surgery were major risk factors for graft failure and rejection.
01/03/2022

Benzalkonium Chloride Eye Drops Harmful to Goblet Cells

Study shows BAK causes more cell death than preservative-free eye drops, which are more tolerable.
12/30/2021

New Details on Corneas of High Myopes Found

Curvature decreases may serve as a refractive compensation when axial length is less than 28mm, researchers say.
12/16/2021

IOP Elevation Post-DMEK Doesn’t Affect Visual Outcomes

Study shows the increase may not affect central corneal thickness or endothelial cell count in patients without pre-existing glaucoma.
12/14/2021

Bandage Lens Aids Oxervate Efficacy in NK

This combination therapy encouraged ocular healing in affected eyes.
12/13/2021

Post-vaccine Inflammation May Induce Corneal Transplant Rejection

These patients face a heightened risk due to enhanced immune response against foreign tissue.
12/13/2021