Relatives of Glaucoma Patients Are Underscreened

Distance from the site and associated indirect costs kept many in South India from visiting a clinic.

Pediatric Myopia Predicts Final Refraction

Younger age of onset and -3D or more SER linked with progression.

Good Metabolic Control Tied to DR Regression

Several factors increased the risk of retinopathy, including high diastolic blood pressure.

CXL May Also Help Halt Myopia Progression

Still, further investigation into the safety and efficacy of the method on human eyes is warranted.

Visual Acuity Apps Score High Marks For Telehealth

At-home vision testing with these methods has the potential to detect and monitor chronic conditions.

COVID Causes Retinal Microvascular Changes

These abnormalities were dependent on the severity of the disease.

Wet AMD Eyes Face Risk of Legal Blindness at Two Years

Nearly 10% of patients experienced this outcome, the main causes of which were macular atrophy and subretinal fibrosis.

COVID Encourages Digital Outreach in AMD Management

This shift may mean the difference between safe care and unmet needs moving forward.

Corneal Density May Help Predict POAG

Patients with this condition had higher values on several metrics.

VF Loss Significantly Impacts Road Abilities

Driving was only one of many tasks affected in a recent study of a Black population.

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