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Account for Cilioretinal Arteries on OCT Imaging

This finding can influence retinal vessel density, so keep an eye out when analyzing scans, researchers recommend.
June 11, 2021

OCT Epithelial Mapping Highly Effective in Diagnosing DED

Study shows considerable difference in thickness between affected and unaffected patients, which could be used to diagnose DED.
June 11, 2021

Anti-VEGF Injections May Increase Incidence of Geographic Atrophy

Higher rate and dose response found in AMD patients.
June 11, 2021

Glaucomatous Disc Hemorrhage Accelerates Central VF Loss

Combine use of 10-2 with 24-2 testing for more sensitive detection of disease progression, researchers suggest.
June 10, 2021

Sclerals Show Promise in Treating Infectious Keratitis

Adding moxifloxacin to the lens reservoir could represent an effective alternative to drops, study reports.
June 10, 2021

Amp Up Your Sunglasses Game

A new ocular UV index shows that the greatest sun exposure occurs at different times and seasons.
June 10, 2021

Lamina Cribrosa Distinctions May Explain Racial Differences in Glaucoma

Patients of European descent showed more optic nerve deepening compared to those of African lineage, suggesting a protective effect against IOP rise.
June 9, 2021

Common Terms Help Optimize Outcomes for Wet AMD Patients

Experts developed a set of definitions about treatment nonadherence to improve communication among clinicians and researchers.
June 9, 2021

Fine-tuning OCT to Better Represent African Americans

Researchers demonstrated a way to improve identification of POAG in this population.
June 9, 2021

New Fundus Cameras Document Retinal Status in a Snap

Optomed’s Polaris and Halo devices are fast and simple to operate, the company says.
June 8, 2021