Eyelids

Dry Eye Ups Risk for Tear Film Issues Post-Upper Blepharoplasty

Elevated inflammatory cytokines might be a more sensitive marker for DED development than traditional parameters when considering this procedure.
01/05/2022

Antibiotics Ineffective in Chalazion, Hordeolum Treatment

Study shows the rate of resolution did not significantly improve with this modality.
11/30/2021

Beneath the Mask: OSD Issues Spike Due to Improper Wear

Since the onset of COVID, doctors have noted an increase in dry eye, chalazion, blepharitis and hordeolum cases. Here, several experts offer diagnosis and treatment tips.
11/15/2021

Anterior Blepharitis: The Front Line of OSD

We dissect everything you need to know about this common condition, including proper treatment and management, and how it can be a sign of Demodex.
11/15/2021

Eyelid Position Affects Refractive Outcomes

Before cataract surgery, consider your patient’s ptosis. Against-the-rule astigmatism was most common in the age-related form, and with-the-rule was most common in contact lens-related cases.
11/10/2021

Tear Volume, Stability Related to LWE Grade

Study indicates friction during the blink process may impact the pathophysiology of the condition.
11/09/2021

Topical Ivermectin Effective Against Demodex Blepharitis

Application on the eyelashes for 15 minutes once weekly in addition to diligent hygiene significantly improved symptoms.
07/06/2021

The Role of Eyelids in Health and Disease

Understanding how the eyelids can fail is critical to ensuring optimal patient care.
02/15/2021

New Pre-Surgical Patient Prep Kit

Bruder packages together several products that can improve lid hygiene.
12/26/2020

Lid Wiper Epitheliopathy: What the OD Needs to Know

Observe and assess this aspect of the ocular surface to better deal with dry eye.
11/15/2020