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Research & Reviews  13,179 results

A paradigm shift in the treatment of refractory angle closure glaucoma in a patient wit...
Ophthalmic Genetics; Senthil S, Parameswarappa DC et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - X-linked retinoschisis (XLRS) is a rare inherited bilateral retinal degeneration caused by mutations in RS1 gene, occurring exclusively in men. Various ocular complications associated with XLRS are reported, and angle closure glaucoma in these eye...

Incidence and pre/post-treatment risk factors of glaucoma in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease.
International Ophthalmology; Yoshitomi S, Harada Y et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - To investigate the incidence and pre/post-treatment risk factors of glaucoma in patients with Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) disease. Data regarding secondary glaucoma were collected from the medical records of patients with VKH disease who were follo...

Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer Thickness/Minimum Rim Width Ratio Differentiates Glaucoma fro...
Journal of Glaucoma; Boussion F, Guindolet D et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - Global peripapillary retinal nerve fiber layer thickness/Bruch membrane opening- minimum rim width ratio is an objective and effective parameter to separate glaucomatous optic neuropathies (GONs) from nonglaucomatous optic neuropathies (NGONs). Th...

IOP Fluctuations in Advanced Glaucoma and Visual Field Progression.
Journal of Glaucoma; Rao A, Khan SM

Mar 18th, 2023 - IOP Fluctuations in Advanced Glaucoma and Visual Field Progression.|2023|Rao A,Khan SM,|

Oral ibuprofen is associated with reduced likelihood of early bleb failure following tr...
Journal of Glaucoma; Sim JJL, Man REK et. al.

Mar 18th, 2023 - Individuals prescribed ibuprofen post-trabeculectomy have a better post-operative intraocular pressure control and higher chance of bleb survival despite being at a higher risk of scarring. To investigate the effects of early adjunctive oral ibupr...

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Guidelines  12 results

Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Suspect Preferred Practice Pattern®.
Ophthalmology Gedde SJ, Lind JT et. al.

Dec 23rd, 2021 - Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Suspect Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2021|Gedde SJ,Lind JT,Wright MM,Chen PP,Muir KW,|standards,standards,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,physiology,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,organization & administration,stan...

Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Preferred Practice Pattern®.
Ophthalmology Gedde SJ, Vinod K et. al.

Dec 23rd, 2021 - Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Preferred Practice Pattern®.|2021|Gedde SJ,Vinod K,Wright MM,Muir KW,Lind JT,|standards,standards,diagnosis,physiopathology,therapy,physiology,pathology,organization & administration,standards,pathology,

The Health Exam You Didn’t Know You Needed
American Academy of Ophthalmology

May 12th, 2021 - SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – If you’re like most Americans surveyed in a recent Harris Poll, you probably thought you would notice a change in your vision if you had an eye disease. The fact is some of the leading causes of blindness—such as glaucoma o...

Staying away from the optic nerve: a formula for modifying glaucoma drainage device sur...
Journal of AAPOS : the Official Publication of the Americ... Margeta MA, Kuo AN et. al.

Jan 21st, 2017 - To provide guidelines for safe implantation of glaucoma drainage devices (GDDs) in small and pediatric eyes to avoid contact between the optic nerve (ON) and the posterior edge of the GDD plate. We developed a formula for calculating limbus-to-ON ...

Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: Clinical Summary

Feb 23rd, 2016 - Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: Clinical Summary Population Adults 65 years or older who do not present with vision problems Recommendation No recommendation. Grade: I (insufficient evidence) Risk Assessment Older a...

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Drugs  502 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,846 results

AI for the Detection of Retinal Disease and Glaucoma in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus in Primary Care

Mar 10th, 2023 - Study Design This project will follow a methodology consisting of 2 concomitant studies: In the first study, we will develop an AI algorithm to detect the signs of DR in patients with diabetes. The second part of the project will consist of the el...

Study to Assess Change in Disease Activity and Adverse Events of Ab Externo Approach for Glaucoma Gel Stent (XEN45) Implantation In Participants Aged 45 Years or Older With Open-Angle Glaucoma

Mar 9th, 2023 - Glaucoma is the second most common cause of blindness in the world, second only to cataracts. This study will assess how safe and effective a glaucoma gel stent is when implanted using the ab externo approach. Adverse events and intraocular pressu...

Safety of Topical Insulin Drops for Open-angle Glaucoma

Mar 9th, 2023 - Glaucoma: a major health care challenge of the 21st century Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness worldwide and is expected to affect 76 million people by the year 2020. In glaucoma, there is a permanent loss of retinal ganglion ce...

Evaluation of the Duration of Effect of Bimatoprost SR in Participants With Open-Angle Glaucoma or Ocular Hypertension

Mar 9th, 2023 - This study evaluates the duration of intraocular pressure (IOP)-lowering effect and safety of as needed administrations of Bimatoprost sustained release (SR) in participants with open-angle glaucoma (OAG) or ocular hypertension (OHT) who are not a...

Electrical Stimulation for the Treatment of Glaucoma

Mar 8th, 2023 - The overall aim of this study is to see whether long-term electrical stimulation with a home-stimulation device works well and is safe for the treatment of open-angle glaucoma. Open-Angle Glaucoma is a disease where the nerves in the back of your ...

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News  838 results

Atropine Eyedrops Reduce Nearsightedness Incidence in Kids

Feb 14th, 2023 - Nightly use of 0.05% atropine eyedrops in kids led to a significantly lower incidence of myopia at 2 years, and a lower percentage with fast myopic shift, a randomized trial from Hong Kong showed. Among children ages 4 to 9 with no myopia but cons...

Microneedling With Bimatoprost to Treat Hypopigmented Skin Caused by Burn Scars
Nghi Nguyen, BA, Jaqueline Helms, BA et. al.

Jan 24th, 2023 - To the Editor: Microneedling is a percutaneous collagen induction therapy frequently used in cosmetic dermatology to promote skin rejuvenation and hair growth and to treat scars by taking advantage of the body’s natural wound-healing cascade. 1 The.

Patch Testing Can Help Diagnose Allergies From Eye Drops

Dec 8th, 2022 - Allergic contact dermatitis around the eye from topical ophthalmic medications, while relatively rare, may be difficult to diagnose. In a recent prospective study published in the journal Contact Dermatitis, researchers at the University of Copenh...

Ophthalmologists Win Eye Surgery Scope of Practice Battle

Oct 19th, 2022 - California optometrists lost their latest bid to expand their scope of practice when the state's governor recently vetoed a bill that would have allowed them to perform laser and scalpel eye surgeries, long the domain of ophthalmologists. Assembly...

Normal-Tension Glaucoma Linked to Alzheimer’s Risk

Oct 6th, 2022 - CHICAGO — A large national study out of Taiwan has found that people with normal-tension glaucoma (NTG) are about 50% more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease (AD) than people without this form of the disease. In a study presented here at the Am...

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Patient Education  55 results see all →