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Research & Reviews  238 results

Neuroradiologic Imaging of Neurologic and Neuro-Ophthalmic Complications of Coronavirus...
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Marsiglia M, Chwalisz BK et. al.

Nov 18th, 2021 - To review the literature and provide a summary of COVID-19-related neurologic and neuro-ophthalmic complications. The currently available literature was reviewed on PubMed and Google Scholar using the following keywords for searches: CNS, Neuro-Op...

Optic perineuritis: A Canadian case series and literature review.
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Xie JS, Donaldson L et. al.

Oct 31st, 2021 - Optic perineuritis (OPN) is a rare orbital inflammatory disorder that primarily involves the optic nerve sheath (ONS). This study aimed to describe the clinical features of idiopathic OPN as well as OPN secondary to other infectious and inflammato...

Optic Disc Edema in Syphilis.
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Kabanovski A, Donaldson L et. al.

Oct 12th, 2021 - Syphilis is an uncommon cause of optic nerve head edema; however, differentiating syphilis from other etiologies of optic nerve head swelling may be challenging. We describe 4 cases of ocular syphilis presenting with swollen optic nerve head(s) wi...

Diagnosis of Acute Promyelocytic Leukemia After Presentation to Neuro-Ophthalmology.
Journal of Neuro-ophthalmology : the Official Journal of ... Paxton AB, Micieli JA

Sep 7th, 2021 - Acute promyelocytic leukemia (APML) is a medical emergency that can initially present with neuro-ophthalmologic signs. Early recognition is crucial, and immediate treatment with all-trans retinoic acid (ATRA) and arsenic trioxide (ATO) can be life...

Visual fields and optical coherence tomography (OCT) in neuro-ophthalmology: Structure-...
Journal of the Neurological Sciences; Donaldson L, Margolin E

Sep 7th, 2021 - Visual field (VF) testing is an essential component of the neurological examination. The differential diagnosis of VF defects depends on relating this measure of afferent visual function to the structure of the visual pathway and optical coherence...

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Guidelines  1 results

Practice Advisory for Perioperative Visual Loss Associated with Spine Surgery 2019: An ...

Dec 12th, 2018 - Practice Advisory for Perioperative Visual Loss Associated with Spine Surgery 2019: An Updated Report by the American Society of Anesthesiologists Task Force on Perioperative Visual Loss, the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society, and the Soc...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Effectiveness of Plasma Exchange in Treating With Severe Acute AQP4-Ab Positive Optic Neuritis

Aug 17th, 2021 - Definition: This will be a parallel designed, open-labeled, randomized add-on comparison study between 1) intravenous high dose corticosteroids combined with plasma exchange (PE) and 2) merely intravenous high dose corticosteroids followed subsequ...

Clinical Monitoring, MRI and Neuro-Ophthalmology of a Cohort of Patients With a Clinically Isolated Syndrome (CIS)

Sep 11th, 2020 - The purpose of this study is to develop tools to detect, measure, monitor and predict axonal damage in the course of CIS and during Multiple sclerosis (MS), in order to be able to consider as early as possible an adaptation of the background treat...

Neural Mechanisms Engaged in Control of Eye Movements

Jan 11th, 2017 - The purpose of eye movements is to ensure clear, optimal vision. In order to see clearly, images must be held steady on the retina. Best visual acuity is achieved when the image of the object of interest is brought to and held on the fovea of the ...

Optic Neuritis Recovery After Oral or IV Corticosteroids

Sep 2nd, 2015 - This will be a single-blind, randomized comparison study between 1000mg IV methylprednisolone daily for three days and 1250mg oral prednisone daily for three days of the recovery of optic nerve function in acute demyelinating optic neuritis. We wi...

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News  23 results

Central Retinal Artery Occlusion a 'Medical Emergency'

Mar 10th, 2021 - Central retinal artery occlusion (CRAO) is a medical emergency, and systems of care need to evolve to enable prompt recognition, triage, and management in a manner similar to that of cerebral ischemic stroke, the American Heart Association (AHA) c...

Smartphone technology helps to detect, track eye changes in MS
Doug Brunk

Mar 24th, 2019 - DALLAS – A battery of smartphone tests have been developed to help clinicians detect and monitor eye changes in MS patients. At a meeting of the Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis, Randy H.

Smartphone-based visual tests for MS patients show promise
Doug Brunk

Mar 1st, 2019 - DALLAS – A battery of smartphone-based tests has been developed to help detect visual pathway disturbances in MS patients and to follow them over time. “One of the ideas is, can you design something that’s so easy to use and quick that it’s not a.

Errors Abound in Diagnosing Optic Neuritis--How Can We Fix Them?

Jan 3rd, 2019 - Thinking about mistakes, especially medical mistakes, is uncomfortable. It is certainly more enjoyable to read about a promising new therapy than to scrutinize the reasons that medical mistakes are happening. Yet, medical mistakes are currently th...

EHR and Pediatric Eyes: Ophthalmology Times

Jun 13th, 2017 - Researchers investigated the amount of time pediatric ophthalmologists spend using electronic health records (EHRs) and when that documentation takes place. In a point-counterpoint, two experts debate whether the anti-vascular endothelial growth f...

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