Ortho-K Improves Chorioretinal Blood Flow in Myopia

Retinal thickness also increased, study finds.

Fibrosis Progresses Most in First 12 Months of nAMD

Its rate of development slows down over time, study finds.

Stroke Associated with Increased Prevalence of Ocular Disease

Findings also revealed a close relationship with mild to moderate and severe visual impairment in individuals with hypertension.

Microperimetry Poses Promising Approach for Predicting AMD Disease Progression

Recent findings showed that mean retinal sensitivity was a particularly useful tool in this patient population.

Smoking Intensity Associated with Glaucoma Progression

The more packs per year, the higher the RNFL thinning rate, a recent study finds.

ILM Peeling for Idiopathic Macular Hole May Cause Functional Damage

Retinal layer distortion could be the culprit behind resulting scotomas.

OCT, OCT-A Useful in Identifying VA Decline in Glaucoma

Several macular parameters were associated with vision loss in moderate to advanced stages.

Nascent GA Development May Help Predict Progression

This specific photoreceptor degeneration is a better indicator than incomplete RPE and outer retinal atrophy.

Age, Primary Site Among Independent Risk Factors for Survival in Uveal Melanoma

Others include histological type, T-stage and treatment in patients without metastases.

Lower Birth Weight, Younger Gestational Age Associated With Higher Rates of ROP

A number of other factors, including prolonged duration of oxygen therapy, increased the risk of this condition.

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