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Research & Reviews  197 results

Distichiasis
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1212908-print

Jan 23rd, 2023 - Background Distichiasis is a rare disorder defined as the abnormal growth of lashes from the orifices of the meibomian glands on the posterior lamella of the tarsal plate.[1] This picture demonstrates distichiasis of the lower lid. From Principles...

Timing of Glaucoma Drainage Device With Boston Keratoprosthesis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02084745

Nov 17th, 2022 - INTRODUCTION: Glaucoma is a major problem for KPro candidates. Indeed, many diagnostic indications for KPro such as aniridia, chemical burns, trauma and repeated graft failure imply alteration of the iridocorneal angle, and consequently high intra...

Topical Losartan for Treating Corneal Fibrosis (Haze): First Clinical Experience.
https://doi.org/10.3928/1081597X-20221018-02
Journal of Refractive Surgery (Thorofare, N.J. : 1995); Pereira-Souza AL, Ambrósio R et. al.

Nov 12th, 2022 - To report the first clinical experience with topical losartan for treating a case of severe corneal haze after complicated laser in situ keratomileusis (LASIK). A 36-year-old woman presented with corneal haze in the left eye after femtosecond lase...

Fatal hydrofluoric acid poisoning: histologic findings and review of the literature.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s12024-022-00552-8
Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology; Cheong H, Kim J

Nov 6th, 2022 - Hydrofluoric acid (HF), the inorganic acid of elemental fluorine, is a highly dangerous substance and death can result from a very small exposure. In addition to local toxicity, HF can trigger fatal systemic reactions by its high affinity for calc...

Magic Bullets: The Coming Age of Meaningful Pharmacological Control of the Corneal Resp...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9700362
Journal of Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics : the Off... Wilson SE

Sep 27th, 2022 - Corneal injuries from chemical burns, mechanical trauma, infections, immunological rejections, surgical complications, and some diseases are commonly associated with persistent epithelial defects (PED), neurotrophic epitheliopathy, scarring fibros...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Timing of Glaucoma Drainage Device With Boston Keratoprosthesis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02084745

Nov 17th, 2022 - INTRODUCTION: Glaucoma is a major problem for KPro candidates. Indeed, many diagnostic indications for KPro such as aniridia, chemical burns, trauma and repeated graft failure imply alteration of the iridocorneal angle, and consequently high intra...

Efficacy and Safety Safety of Nutritears® in Adults With Dry Eye Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05481450

Sep 13th, 2022 - Dry eye syndrome (DES) affects a significant population around the world. Tear film moistens and prevents the ocular surface from dust, toxins, pollutants, etc. An imbalance in any of the tear film layers accompanied by glandular dysfunction leads...

Clinical Evaluation of Laryngeal Transplantation: Study of 3 Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02821299

Jan 27th, 2022 - The experience of face and hand composite tissue transplantations reported in the international community have mainly concerned trauma patients. Feasibility and individual benefit have been demonstrated for these indications, in properly selected ...

Effect of Silicone Gel Versus Contractubex Phonophoresis for Post-burn Hypertrophic Scars
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03777891

Dec 17th, 2018 - Participants A convenient sample of forty-five patients, 25 male and 20 female, were recruited from the Outpatient Clinic Kasr El-Ani hospital to be treated in the Outpatient Clinic, Faculty of Physical Therapy, Cairo University. They were enrolle...

A Study to Investigate the Safety and Clinical Effect of Nexagon® to Treat Persistent Epithelial Defects
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00821561

Feb 26th, 2010 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of Nexagon® in subjects with Persistent Epithelial Defects (PED) originally caused by chemical burns.

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News  23 results

Battery-Related ED Visits in Kids 'Remain Too Frequent,' Study Suggests
https://www.medpagetoday.com/pediatrics/generalpediatrics/100421

Aug 29th, 2022 - Rates of pediatric battery-related emergency department (ED) visits increased significantly from 2010 to 2017, with children ages 5 and younger making up the majority of cases, an observational study showed. Among a nationally representative sampl...

Deployed Airbag Causes Bullous Reaction Following a Motor Vehicle Accident
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/255257/contact-dermatitis/deployed-airbag-causes-bullous-reaction-following
Katlin R. Poladian, MD, Rechelle Tull, MD et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - Airbags are lifesaving during motor vehicle accidents (MVAs), but their deployment has been associated with skin issues such as irritant dermatitis1; lacerations2; abrasions3; and thermal, friction, and chemical burns. 4-6 Ocular issues such as alk.

COVID Deaths Hit 800,000; Post-Tornado Injuries; First Omicron Death in U.K.
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/96158

Dec 13th, 2021 - Another grim milestone: COVID-19 deaths reached 800,000 in the U.S. (Reuters) Also according to Reuters, the U.S. count passed 50 million coronavirus cases as of Sunday. The unofficial U.S. COVID-19 toll from Johns Hopkins University as of Monday ...

Mystery Burns and Nocturnal Seizure Safety
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/215100/wounds/mystery-burns-and-nocturnal-seizure-safety
Benita Y. Wu, BS, Jude Z. Khatib, BS et. al.

Jan 7th, 2020 - Patients with seizures are placed at an increased risk for sustaining burn injuries, which may occur during common daily activities such as cooking, showering, and using heaters. 1 Although patients are warned of the risks of injury at the time of.

'Chemical Burns' Seen as Possible Cause of Vaping Lung Damage
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/919361

Oct 3rd, 2019 - Lung injuries from vaping probably result from direct toxicity or tissue damage caused by noxious chemical fumes, rather than from an accumulation of lipids in the lungs, pathology data suggest. "We were not surprised by what we found, regarding t...

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Patient Education  3 results see all →