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Systemic Disease

Refractive Surgery Safe for Some Autoimmune Patients

Individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and lupus showed favorable outcomes.
May 28, 2020

Comorbid Cognitive and Visual Decline Requires Urgent Attention

Older adults with both conditions had more severe activity limitations.
May 28, 2020

COVID-19’s Impact on Uveitis Management

In light of the global pandemic, eyecare providers now have more to consider when caring for these patients.
May 27, 2020

Tacrolimus May Help With Scleritis

These topical drops had a positive effect on eyes unresponsive to topical steroids.
May 25, 2020

Hormonal Therapy Linked With Uveitis

Exposure increased the risk of this sight-threatening condition.
May 11, 2020

Severe OSA and RVO May Present Together

In-office questionnaires could help detect these cases and separate them by urgency.
May 1, 2020

Consider Drug Washout for Stabilized Uveitic Glaucoma

Still, intraocular pressure remained higher in patients with POAG and OHT.
April 29, 2020

Cognitive Impairment, Alzheimer’s Reduce Retinal Measures

These affect nerve fiber layer thickness, arterial blood flow and vessel diameter, and oxygen saturation.
April 21, 2020

ARMOR Update: Ocular Antibiotic Resistance Still Prevalent

New data shows efficacy remains a problem, although resistance profiles haven’t changed much.
April 20, 2020

Anterior Uveitis Visual Outcomes Favorable

Vision loss is uncommon, but uveitic glaucoma is its most common cause.
April 15, 2020