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IOP Decrease Noted in NTG Patients over 20 Years

The study also found seasonal variation among cases reviewed.
10/22/2021

Submacular Hemorrhage Occurs in Half of nAMD Patients

Fortunately, for the most part, the resultant negative outcomes seem to retract following at least 12 months of anti-VEGF treatment, research suggests.
10/22/2021

DED Treatment Beneficial Prior to Cataract Surgery

Topical meds and eyelid scrub with warm compression improved IOL power calculation with no adverse effects, researchers find.
10/22/2021

Atopic Dermatitis Patients at Higher Risk of RD After Cataract Surgery

The condition also occurs at a younger age in this population, study finds.
10/21/2021

Vision Impairment Connected to Food Insecurity

Study found this association was more prominent in older adults.
10/21/2021

Myopia, OAG Linked in Dose-response Relationship

As the condition worsened, so did the risk for glaucoma, especially in refractive errors over -6D, research shows.
10/21/2021

Slow Taper of Steroids Effective in Post-cataract Iritis

In some cases, adjuvant systemic anti-inflammatory therapy may be necessary, study suggests.
10/20/2021

Belin ABCD Progression Display Better Evaluator of Keratoconus

Compared with conventional parameters, this newer metric was able to reveal a patient’s disease status more quickly and reliably, research shows.
10/20/2021

Pediatric Cataract Linked to Mental Health Issues

Anxiety disorders were four times as high in these patients, researchers find.
10/20/2021

Uveal Melanoma More Common in Men, Higher-latitude Locations

The overall incidence rate in Germany was 6.41 per million, with an almost 10 per million difference between northeastern and southwestern states, study finds.
10/19/2021

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