The outcomes of subtotal vitrectomy in macular surgeries: a single surgeon case series
ConclusionSubtotal vitrectomy seems as an effective and safe surgical technique in the treatment of macular diseases.
Conditions: Macular Holes; Epiretinal Membrane; Diabetic Retinopathy; Retinal Detachment; Retinal Disease; Preretinal Fibrosis; Cataract; Ocular Tumor; Strabismus; Healthy Intervention: Device: Microscope integrated optical coherence tomography Sponsors: Duke University; National Eye Institute (NEI) Not yet recruiting
Dr Sumit (Sam) Garg on the risks of failing to preoperatively diagnose this highly prevalent condition.Medscape Ophthalmology
Contributors : Mahbubul H Shihan ; Melinda K DuncanSeries Type : Expression profiling by high throughput sequencingOrganism : Mus musculusThis trancriptome analysis reveals the first detailed analysis on how the remnant lens epithelial cells (LECs) greatly reprogram their transcriptome towards inflammation/fibrosis by 24 hours post cataract surgery (PCS).
Conditions: Cataracts; Meibomian Gland Dysfunction (MGD) Intervention: Device: LipiFlow Thermal Pulsation System Sponsor: Johnson & Johnson Surgical Vision, Inc. Not yet recruiting
Researchers studying cognitive health related to hearing and vision found that the rate of mental decline was halved after cataract surgery and was 75 percent lower after people got a hearing aid.
TUESDAY, Oct. 16, 2018 -- You won't jump for joy when you're told you need hearing aids or cataract surgery. But get this: Both appear to slow mental decline in older adults. That's what researchers concluded after studying more than 2,000 people...
Cataract surgery can significantly reduce car crashes involving senior drivers and the cost of those accidents to the community, researchers say.Reuters Health Information
To ascertain the incidence of unexpected management changes at the postoperative week one visit in asymptomatic patients who have had an uncomplicated cataract surgery and a routine postoperative day one examination.
Condition: Cataract Interventions: Device: Acrysof IQ PanOptix IOL; Procedure: Cataract surgery Sponsor: Alcon Research Not yet recruiting
Condition: Cataract Interventions: Drug: Sodium Hyaluronate 0.1% drops; Drug: Sodium Hyaluronate 0.2% drops Sponsors: Democritus University of Thrace; Naval Hospital, Athens; George Papanicolaou Hospital; Athinaiki General Clinic Completed