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A look at central serous retinopathy, a condition where the retina detaches and causes vision loss. Included is detail on risk factors, and diagnosis.
(MedPage Today) -- Linked to outer retinal pathology, poorer vision
The eyes are incredibly complex organs. In this article, we explain their anatomy, how they work, and describe some conditions that affect the eyes.
This case report describes a retinoblastoma with endophytic and exophytic features in a young boy.
This case report describes a 57-year-old woman who presented with photopsias and floaters as well as a rosette-shaped cataract in her right eye due to being struck by lightning as a child.
This case report describes a woman in her 40s with a history of using eyelash extensions/fibers who presented with redness, irritation, and pain in her right eye.
This case report describes a 60-year-old man who presented with a 2-year history of bilateral, progressive, and painless proptosis and left blepharoptosis.
A look at Waardenburg syndrome, a group of diseases that cause changes in the body and eye color. Find out about how rare it is and the diagnosis.
(MedPage Today) -- Adherence to the game-based treatment also was poor
(MedPage Today) -- Also, adding corticosteroid implant may not improve visual acuity
(MedPage Today) -- The most viewed articles from JAMA Ophthalmology in 2017
This study uses data from the 2007-2008 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey to report the prevalence and incidence of low vision and blindness in the US population.
This single-center cohort study quantifies the association of the presence of residents and fellows with efficiency in an outpatient ophthalmology clinic.
In this phase 2 randomized clinical trial, the Diabetic Retinopathy Clinical Research Network compares continued ranibizumab treatment alone vs ranibizumab plus dexamethasone in patients with persistent diabetic macular edema.
This cohort study examines the association between cataract surgery and total and cause-specific mortality in older patients with cataract in the Women’s Health Initiative.
This population-based cohort study determined the estimated travel time to the nearest ophthalmologist office for residents of Kentucky, Oklahoma, and New Mexico, where optometrists’ scope of practice has been expanded, and quantified travel time for patients who received surgical care from optometrists in those states from 2008 through 2014.
This study identifies factors associated with failure of adult strabismus–20 questionnaire scores to improve following strabismus surgery.
This cohort study determines trends in use of ambulatory surgery centers and hospital outpatient departments for cataract surgery from 2001 to 2014 and factors affecting the site of surgery.