Astigmatism of -2D or More Affects Results in OCT-A Images

Study shows it diminishes image quality, including the rendering of capillaries and large vessels.

Older Age Affects Astigmatism in Higher Myopic Patients

With-the-rule toricity shifted to against-the-rule, particularly in older individuals.

Ocular Astigmatism Changes Occur After Mid-40s

Changes from with-the-rule astigmatism in younger ages were three times more likely to pass through oblique astigmatism than sphere-only prescriptions towards against-the-rule in older ages, study shows.

Oblique Astigmatism Increases with Age

Fully correcting or overcorrecting it at the time of cataract surgery may be wise to counteract future progression.

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