To improve their care, optometrists have OCTs, digital cameras and automated refraction systems on their wish lists right now.
A Little More Than a Headache
Thyroid eye disease is complex and confounding. This comprehensive review connects the pathophysiology to its clinical presentation.
Eylea provides a longer duration of effect for diabetic macular edema patients than other anti-VEGF options.
Our patient presented with a fairly obvious macular pathology. But, what management protocol is most appropriate for her?
A 22-year-old white male presented with a chief complaint of decreased vision, which had progressively worsened during the past two years. How would you manage the patient?
For anti-VEGF treatment of AMD, monthly frequency and ranibizumab treatment were associated with a higher risk of geographic atrophy.
This patient returned after uncomplicated cataract surgery with an unexpected "correction" to his glaucoma. How did this happen?
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Stem Cells to Reverse AMD Damage
This patient reported rapid vision loss in her left eye. We noted a lesion and white dots in the affected macula. What's the diagnosis?
The majority of anemias, hemoglobinopathies and hematological malignancies have retinal manifestations. Here's what you need to know when you see one.
Can Plaquenil macular toxicity continue to progress long after the patient stops taking the drug?
High blood pressure remains a major health issue worldwide, with profound-and often silent-multisystemic effects.
A specific protein, TDP-43, depletes before neurodegeneration occurs.
This patient presented with an unidentified lesion in her left eye. Is it likely to turn malignant?
In some instances, properly medicating a patient may lead to other problems.
A 54-year-old female patient has vision loss and bleeding in her left eye. What is your diagnosis?
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This patient’s ocular history was extensive and downright perplexing. Could a cataract complication somehow affect his posterior pole?
Amyloid-beta, a key player in Alzheimer's, can be found during eye exams.
This patient presented with a lifelong history of poor visual acuity in both eyes and abnormally light skin pigmentation.
This glaucoma patient has vision loss in his left eye. What's wrong?
Chorioretinal conditions can mimic each other, resulting in diagnostic dilemmas.