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Retina

Beware Fast RNFL Thinning During Initial Glaucoma Follow-Up

Sign significantly predicts concurrent VF worsening in SAP.
April 12, 2021

Retinal Biomarkers May Predict Early Alzheimer’s

Cognitively normal adults with cerebral Aβ deposits had both structural and functional changes in this part of the eye.
April 9, 2021

Little Consensus on CRAO Treatment, Panel Finds

The American Heart Association stresses multidisciplinary management and further studies for emerging treatments.
April 6, 2021

Quantum Dots Show Potential for Severe RP Treatment

Preliminary results found the exotic therapy was safe and effective in humans, but further large-scale investigations are warranted.
April 5, 2021

Anti-VEGF Helps AMD Patients Retain Driving Competence

However, those below the threshold at the outset of therapy are somewhat less likely to regain sufficient visual function to get back on the road.
April 2, 2021

New Non-Myd Camera Aims for Ease

Its manufacturer says the device can capture, display and share digital images without frustration.
April 1, 2021

Intraretinal Fluid Worse than Subretinal for AMD Outcomes

Study suggests these patients will have better visual recovery with more individualized treatment regimens instead of fixed bimonthly dosing.
April 1, 2021

Better Options Needed to Treat Disc Neovascularization

Neither anti-VEGF nor panretinal photocoagulation was very effective at one year.
March 31, 2021

AREDS2 Supplementation Offers Relief For MacTel2 Eyes

This approach stabilized structural deterioration and visual decline, and warrants further investigation.
March 30, 2021

Face Masks Reduce Retinal Vessel Density

Study shows young adults who exercise and/or those who continuously wear an N95 mask for extended periods may be at potential risk of vascular changes.
March 30, 2021