Medical Hypothesis Ophthalmology Journal

An international peer-review journal in the field of visual science. An affiliated Journal to IVORC (International Virtual Ophthalmic Research Center)

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Retinal vein occlusion linked to high cholesterol Patients are at a higher risk of developing retinal vein occlusion if they have high-density lipoprotein cholesterol, according to a study conducted in the Department of Ophthalmology at Samsung Medical Center in Seoul, South Korea.“Previous studies have reported that risk factors for [retinal...

Retinal OCT before cataract surgery increasingly helps guide treatment choices

Retinal OCT before cataract surgery increasingly helps guide treatment choices. Ocular Surgery News | Screening the retina with OCT rules out preexisting conditions that would affect the outcomes of cataract surgery and helps select candidates for premium IOLs.“Premium IOLs require a premium macula,” David M. Brown, MD, said. “The optical compromises inherent....

Gut reaction - EuroTimes

Poor nutrition may be contributing to poor ocular health. Research suggests that a healthy gut microbiome correlates with healthy eyes

Basic PRK Technique In this 1-Minute Video, Dr. George Waring offers tips for performing photorefractive keratectomy (PRK).

Glaucoma Physician - WEB EXCLUSIVE: Sustained-Release Technologies for Glaucoma: The Unmet Need

Steven R. Sarkisian, Jr., MD, Jacob Brubaker, MD, and E. Randy Craven, MD, FACS, discuss sustained-release glaucoma technologies: Part 1 of a 4-part physician roundtable on developing advances.

Glaucoma Physician - Pathology of the Outflow System

Pathology of the Outflow System: Better understanding is key to targeted glaucoma treatment. By Mark J. Gallardo, MD Better understanding is key to targeted glaucoma treatment.

Retinal Physician - New Pathways for Dry AMD Treatment

New Pathways for Dry AMD Treatment: Several potential therapies are in clinical trials. By David Boyer, MD, and Philip Rosenfeld, MD Several potential therapies are in clinical trials for dry AMD.

Using Corneal Hysteresis to Evaluate Glaucoma In this 1-Minute Video, Dr. Davinder Grover explains why corneal hysteresis is a vital sign for managing glaucoma.

Retinal Physician - Diagnosis and Management of Pathologic Myopia Various vision-threatening conditions can arise for patients with high myopia.

Infants may not benefit from IOL implantation This literature review compared the safety and visual outcomes associated with optical correction using an IOL, contact lenses or spectacles after cataract surgery in children 2 years of age or younge

An artificial retina that could help restore sight to the blind Without this advance, the chips required to build an artificial retina would burn human eye tissue. | Unsplash/Createria, Pixabay/DavidZydd

How to manage patients with center-involving diabetic macular edema and good visual acuity? An answer to a common clinical question Thank you for visiting You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the si...

Allogeneic tissue engineering - EuroTimes Corneal transplant alternative shows promise in initial clinical trial.

A Pilot Study of the Short Term Effectiveness and Safety of Amniotic Fluid in Severe Dry Eye Disease

Recently published: #Amniotic Fluid and Severe Dry Eye!
"A Pilot Study of the Short Term Effectiveness and Safety of Amniotic Fluid in Severe Dry Eye Disease"
Congratulations to Prof. Ming Chen from #USA
Read the full paper at #Pubmed: The aim of this study was to evaluate if amniotic fluid (AF) mixed with artificial tears or soaked with a soft contact lens (SCL) as a treatment for severe dry eye disease (DED) would improve its signs or symptoms. In this retrospective pilot study 22 ...

Journal of Cataract & Refractive Surgery

Highlight from A. Behndig's (Sweden) presentation during the Journal of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Symposium titled: Intraoperative antibiotics: YES during ESCRS in Paris.

#ESCRS19 #ophthalmology #ophthalmologist #Clinicalresearch

5-Fluorouracil as First-Line Therapy for Conjunctival Scarring In this interview from AAO 2019, Dr. Alon Kahana discusses findings from his retrospective study investigating the use of 5-fluorouracil as a first-line therapy for severe conjunctival scarring.

Experimental duel angiogenic inhibitor outperforms ranibizumab for DME

New horizons in treatment of DME! This phase 2 study reports the safety and efficacy of faricimab for diabetic macular edema (DME).

Hydrus microstent shows promising efficacy at 2 years Investigators assessed the safety and efficacy of Schlemm canal stenting in combination with cataract surgery in eyes with mild to moderate primary...

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A new publication from Boston, United States:
"Combined Endocyclophotocoagulation and Phacoemulsification in Patients with Glaucoma of African Descent"
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A new study from Greece reports
"Bacteriology and Antimicrobial Susceptibility Patterns of Childhood Acute Bacterial Conjunctivitis in Western Greece"
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Researchers from Argentina reported follow up:
"Conjunctival Autograft With Fibrin Glue for Pterygium: A Long Term Recurrence Assessment"
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Researchers from Turkey measured the
"Neutrophil to Lymphocyte and Platelet to Lymphocyte Ratios in Normal Tension Glaucoma"
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Medical Hypothesis, Discovery & Innovation in Ophthalmology

Our new paper from Egypt:
"Multimodal Imaging of Acute Central Retinal Artery Occlusion"
Full paper: An international quarterly peer-review journal as an opportunity to express new ideas and hypotheses in the realm of ophthalmology and visual sciences.

In a new paper, researchers explored the
"Clinical Efficacy of Topical CoQ10 and Vitamin-E Eye-drop in Retinopathy of Prematurity"
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A new published paper focuses on
"Use of Fundus Autofluorescence Combined with Optical Coherence Tomography for Diagnose of Geographic Atrophy in Age-Related Macular Degeneration"
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In a new study, researchers sought to determine:
"Relationship Between Legal Blindness and Depression"
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"Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography in Eyes with Noninfectious Posterior Uveitis"

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Researchers defined and tested novel hypotheses:
"Role of Schwann Cells in Preservation of Retinal Tissue
Through Reduction of Oxidative Stress"
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Clinical challenge! What do you do next?

"Delayed-Onset Transient Light Sensitivity Syndrome after Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking"

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