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RNFL Thickness Linked to Elderly Cognitive Performance

This marker may potentially detect impairment in this patient population.
June 24, 2022

Chromatic Pupilloperimetry, AI May Detect Patients with Alzheimer’s Risk

A new study found that dendrites of melanopsin-containing retinal ganglion cells may be affected at preclinical disease stages.
June 21, 2022

Pupil Responds Differently to Black vs. Colored Illusions

The former instinctually causes dilation, while the latter triggers constriction. The reaction is a defense mechanism, researchers say.
June 14, 2022

Morning Bright Light Therapy May Reduce TBI Symptoms

About 75% of veterans reported improvements in sleep-wake dysfunction in this preliminary study.
April 27, 2022

Dementia-Prone Allele Linked to Faster Neuroretinal Thinning

Higher rates were especially noticeable in individuals of suspect and early manifest glaucoma.
April 22, 2022

Tetracyclines May Predispose Patients to Pseudotumor Cerebri

Although a causative link remains elusive, the significant incidence rate demonstrates an association.
April 20, 2022

Pay More Attention to Photophobia, Study Argues

Too many patients leave the clinic without a clear explanation of its cause and significance, research shows.
April 20, 2022

Improved VA Noted Over Two Years in Pediatric Optic Neuritis

Still, associated neurologic autoimmune diagnoses were common.
April 4, 2022

Asymptomatic IIH Patients Can Develop Papilledema, Too

Progression still occurred, even with medication to lower ICP.
March 29, 2022

Filter Combats Light Sensitivity

The new Acunis FL-41 lenses work by blocking the wavelengths that cause the issue, according to developers.
March 4, 2022