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YO Need to Know: Acute Angle Closure

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American Academy of Ophthalmology - Patients with primary angle closure can develop irreversible vision loss within a few hours, so it is important for all ophthalmologists to be able...

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    Within hours, primary angle closure can cause irreversible vision loss in your patients — timely diagnosis and treatment are key. #YOInfo #vision https://t.co/Er23VDofj1

Hypertension Management and Glaucoma: Hypothesizing Causes in Correlational Data

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Ophthalmology - In this issue, Chong et al1 (see page 393) build on a growing literature of vascular risk factors for glaucoma by investigating the association of...

The MGD patient journey: maintenance over time

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Ophthalmology Times - Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, ABES, continues her discussion on MGD treatment by explaining why it’s important for patients to understand that MGD and dry...

Ophthalmic practices eye private equity investors

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Ophthalmology Times - Business strategy can prove beneficial for physicians at any stage of...

Learning the basics of AMD

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Ophthalmology Times - Ian C. Han, MD, dives into the basics of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and what patients need to...

Study finds pregnancy a contraindication for refractive surgery

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Healio - A study investigating the outcomes of LASIK and PRK in women who underwent refractive surgery while unaware of their pregnancy found significantly worse results...

Ophthalmology Times - Thanks to researchers like Russell N. Van Gelder, MD, PhD, the possibility of restoring sight to patients blinded by age-related macular degeneration or retinitis...

Ophthalmology Retina - The presence of persistent choroidal hyper-transmission defects on custom en face OCT images can be used as a stand-alone precursor for the progression of...

  • In study of 157 eyes from 81 patients, presence of persistent choroidal hyper-transmission defects on custom en face OCT images were used as a stand-alone precursor for progression of drusen to geographic atrophy in age-related macular degeneration. https://t.co/Q5YIrXS6Yo https://t.co/Q5YIrXS6Yo

FA implant outperforms anti-VEGF in DR patients lost to follow-up

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Ophthalmology Times - Study results could provide a new preferred treatment paradigm for this...