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Surgery

Some CXL Techniques Lead to Less Corneal Haze

In the first six months, patients who had a particular procedure experienced more disturbances.
April 7, 2020

Glaucoma Surgery Post-op Reoperations Low

Retrospective study determines early indications include wound leak and tube shunt-related issues.
March 24, 2020

AI May Soon Predict The Need For Corneal Surgery

By examining OCT scans, technology is close to understanding who needs to return for additional keratoplasty.
March 13, 2020

Bariatric Surgery Exacerbates PDR

Patients develop more eye complications, such as intraocular hemorrhage, glaucoma and retinal vein occlusion.
February 24, 2020

Laser: A Graft-less Fuchs’ Treatment?

Post procedure, corneal endothelial cells had a clear path to the wound area.
February 20, 2020

Tonographic Outflow Doesn’t Predict SLT Outcome

A retrospective review finds pretreatment IOP was only predictor of therapy’s success.
February 5, 2020

Vermont Rejects Scope Expansion

Optometrists sought to include some laser procedures, lid injections and lid lesion treatment.
February 4, 2020

Recommend Strabismus Surgery as Early as Possible

Half of children aged 5 to 10 had poor surgical results at three years.
January 7, 2020

Retinal Tear Repair Varies Based on Day of the Week

Patients treated on Sundays generally needed a second surgery within 30 days
December 31, 2019

Stem Cells Assist Corneal Healing

Patients treated with the placenta-derived technique showed improved transparency.
December 16, 2019