Cornea

Another Attempt to Understand Ocular COVID Risk

Molecular testing of cell-surface properties describes a potential framework for how the virus may enter the conjunctiva.
06/05/2020

Oral Cyclosporine a Good Option for SJS

Ocular surface health was maintained during a three-month course of therapy.
06/02/2020

Risk Factors May Predict Severe DED in GVHD

These include male gender, low Schirmer score, severe GVHD and lung and gastrointestinal tract involvement.
05/29/2020

Epi-off CXL Tough on the Cornea

Non-contact tonometer finds biomechanical changes post-CXL.
05/19/2020

ROCK Inhibitors’ Corneal Impact is Temporary

After six hours, any endothelial changes returned to normal.
05/08/2020

Autologous Limbal Transplant Outshines Alternatives

The technique showed the best visual acuity improvement rate and fewer complications than allogenic procedures.
05/07/2020

OCT-A Shakes Up LSCD Evaluation

Researchers can see the corneal vasculature like never before.
05/06/2020

Ocular COVID-19 Symptoms More Common Than Thought

While conjunctivitis is still rare, preliminary studies suggest other impacts to the eye are likely.
05/01/2020

Corneal Thinning Suggests Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency

Three-point OCT measurements could aid in making a definitive diagnosis.
04/30/2020

Living Donor Transplants Best in LSCD

It allowed better graft survival and BCVA results, study says.
04/24/2020

Upcoming Events

June 16, 2020

Diabetic Eye Disease – Webinar
7:30 PM EDT
Speakers: Lloyd Clark, MD; Steven Ferrucci, OD, FAAO

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June 24, 2020

Diabetic Eye Disease – Webinar
7:30 PM EDT
Speakers: Mark T. Dunbar, OD; Blake A. Cooper, MD, FACS

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June 29, 2020

Diabetic Eye Disease – Webinar
7:30 PM EDT
Speakers: Leo Semes, OD, FAAO; David RP. Almeida, MD, MBA, PhD

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