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ALLMedicine™ Cataracts Center

Research & Reviews  3,799 results

Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis revisited.
https://doi.org/10.1136/practneurol-2020-002895
Practical Neurology; Baghbanian SM, Mahdavi Amiri MR et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis is a rare autosomal recessive lipid storage syndrome defined clinically by the triad of progressive neurodegeneration, juvenile cataracts and tendon xanthomas in adults. It is treatable, and a prompt diagnosis can im...

Isomerization of Asp is essential for assembly of amyloid-like fibrils of αA-crystallin...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0250277
PloS One; Magami K, Hachiya N et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Post-translational modifications are often detected in age-related diseases associated with protein misfolding such as cataracts from aged lenses. One of the major post-translational modifications is the isomerization of aspartate residues (L-isoA...

Association between MMP-2 gene polymorphism and cataract susceptibility: A protocol for...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8036040
Medicine Jiang H, Gao Y et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) polymorphisms have been considered as risk factors of cataracts, but the results still remain controversial. In this study, we have performed a systematic meta-analysis to evaluate the association between MMP-2 p...

Systemic and Ocular Comorbidities of Black, Hispanic, and White Women with Cataracts.
https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2020.8793
Journal of Women's Health (2002); Kanakamedala A, Go JA et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Background: Cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness in the world and disproportionately affect the elderly people and women. Sex- and race-related differences in cataract formation are not well understood. Furthermore, race and socioe...

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Guidelines  7 results

Ocular changes in patients with psoriasis
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0738081X19301403?via=ihub
Clinics in Dermatology; Demerdjieva Z

Nov 30th, 2019 - Eye involvement in psoriasis is little known to many dermatologists, although psoriasis has been acknowledged as a systemic disease for decades. The ophthalmic complications of psoriasis are numerous and can affect almost any part of the eye. The ...

Cataract in the Adult Eye Preferred Practice Pattern®
https://www.aaojournal.org/article/S0161-6420(16)31418-X/pdf
Randall J. Olson

Sep 8th, 2016 - Symptomatic cataract is a surgical disease. Dietary intake and nutritional supplements have demonstrated minimal to no effect in the prevention or treatment of cataract.

Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: US Preventive Services Task Force...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2016.0763
JAMA , Siu AL et. al.

Mar 4th, 2016 - Update of the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for impaired visual acuity in older adults. The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on screening for visual acuity impairment associated with uncorrected refractive erro...

Screening for Impaired Visual Acuity in Older Adults: Clinical Summary
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/viselderscrsumm.pdf

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...

Diagnosis, prevention, and management of statin adverse effects and intolerance: Canadi...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cjca.2013.09.023
The Canadian Journal of Cardiology; Mancini GB, Tashakkor AY et. al.

Nov 25th, 2013 - The Proceedings of a Canadian Working Group Consensus Conference, first published in 2011, provided a summary of statin-associated adverse effects and intolerance and management suggestions. In this update, new clinical studies identified since th...

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Drugs  11 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  4,129 results

Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis revisited.
https://doi.org/10.1136/practneurol-2020-002895
Practical Neurology; Baghbanian SM, Mahdavi Amiri MR et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Cerebrotendinous xanthomatosis is a rare autosomal recessive lipid storage syndrome defined clinically by the triad of progressive neurodegeneration, juvenile cataracts and tendon xanthomas in adults. It is treatable, and a prompt diagnosis can im...

Isomerization of Asp is essential for assembly of amyloid-like fibrils of αA-crystallin...
https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0250277
PloS One; Magami K, Hachiya N et. al.

Apr 15th, 2021 - Post-translational modifications are often detected in age-related diseases associated with protein misfolding such as cataracts from aged lenses. One of the major post-translational modifications is the isomerization of aspartate residues (L-isoA...

Association between MMP-2 gene polymorphism and cataract susceptibility: A protocol for...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8036040
Medicine Jiang H, Gao Y et. al.

Apr 9th, 2021 - Matrix metalloproteinase-2 (MMP-2) polymorphisms have been considered as risk factors of cataracts, but the results still remain controversial. In this study, we have performed a systematic meta-analysis to evaluate the association between MMP-2 p...

Systemic and Ocular Comorbidities of Black, Hispanic, and White Women with Cataracts.
https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2020.8793
Journal of Women's Health (2002); Kanakamedala A, Go JA et. al.

Apr 7th, 2021 - Background: Cataracts are one of the leading causes of blindness in the world and disproportionately affect the elderly people and women. Sex- and race-related differences in cataract formation are not well understood. Furthermore, race and socioe...

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News  309 results

Even a Few Days of Steroids May Be Risky, New Study Suggests
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/933569

Jul 7th, 2020 - Extended use of corticosteroids for chronic inflammatory conditions puts patients at risk for serious adverse events (AEs), including cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, cataracts, and diabetes. Now, a growing body of evidence suggests that even...

Even a Few Days of Steroids May Be Risky, New Study Suggests
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/933569

Jul 7th, 2020 - Extended use of corticosteroids for chronic inflammatory conditions puts patients at risk for serious adverse events (AEs), including cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, cataracts, and diabetes. Now, a growing body of evidence suggests that even...

Ocular changes in patients with psoriasis
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0738081X19301403?via=ihub
Clinics in Dermatology; Demerdjieva Z

Nov 30th, 2019 - Eye involvement in psoriasis is little known to many dermatologists, although psoriasis has been acknowledged as a systemic disease for decades. The ophthalmic complications of psoriasis are numerous and can affect almost any part of the eye. The ...

FDA OKs First Contact Lens to Slow Myopia in Children
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/921498

Nov 17th, 2019 - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first contact lens indicated to slow myopia progression in children aged 8 to 12 years. MiSight (CooperVision Inc) soft, disposable contact lenses are worn daily (but not overnight) to cor...

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Patient Education  37 results see all →