Cornea

Epi-On CXL Associated With Fewer Post-op Complications

The standard epi-off procedure, however, remains more effective, study finds.
01/07/2021

Acne Medication Induces Corneal Remodeling

Isotretinoin altered several ocular parameters that returned to baseline values after drug discontinuation.
12/29/2020

ROCK Inhibitors Offer Therapeutic Solution in Fuchs’

Ripasudil stimulated corneal endothelial cell proliferation and migration.
12/23/2020

New CXL Approach May Expand Candidate Pool

This technique can treat corneas as thin as 214μm.
12/23/2020

Study Highlights Improved Outcomes of Endothelial Keratoplasty

These patients had decreased medication burden and IOP following the procedure vs. full-thickness procedures.
12/22/2020

Higher BMI Linked to Keratoconus

Obese and overweight adolescents were more likely to develop the condition.
12/22/2020

Novel Eye Drop Treats Corneal Lesions

The majority of acute and chronic conditions improved with umbilical cord blood–derived drops.
12/21/2020

Imaging Technique Affects Keratoconus Measures

Corneal power and astigmatism values are associated with the area of measurement and calculation method used, study finds.
12/18/2020

Beware of Eye Rubbing’s Role in Keratoconus

While there are several risk factors for the condition, patients can limit or avoid this one with proper education.
12/15/2020

Pearls of Postoperative Care

Know the different strategies associated with each type of procedure, and be aware of potential complications.
12/15/2020

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January 26, 2021

The Vitreous - A Personal, Scientific and Clinical Journey
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Speaker: Leo P. Semes, OD
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