Glaucoma Therapy and Ocular Surface DiseaseGlaucoma Therapy and Ocular Surface Disease
What is the most effective way for clinicians to treat glaucoma in patients with ocular surface disease? Current Opinion in Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - June 3, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

The Role of Digital Technology in AMDThe Role of Digital Technology in AMD
Do low-vision patients read faster on e-readers compared with paper/print media? Eye (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - June 3, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Challenging Eyes Do Well With Laser Cataract SurgeryChallenging Eyes Do Well With Laser Cataract Surgery
Femtosecond laser surgery isn't just for uncomplicated cataract cases anymore, say researchers. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 29, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

IOL Design and Posterior Capsule OpacificationIOL Design and Posterior Capsule Opacification
Can lens design influence the intensity of posterior capsular opacification following cataract surgery? Medscape Optometry (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 24, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Viewpoint Source Type: news

AREDS2: Insights Into Optimal Supplements for AMDAREDS2: Insights Into Optimal Supplements for AMD
The findings of the AREDS trials are put into perspective for clinicians. Medscape Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 20, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Expert Column Source Type: news

Astigmatism Correction With Toric Intraocular LensesAstigmatism Correction With Toric Intraocular Lenses
How do patients with astigmatism fare after toric IOL implantation? Are both quality of life and visual acuity improved? The British Journal of Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 10, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Microstents, Cataract Surgery Showing Promise in GlaucomaMicrostents, Cataract Surgery Showing Promise in Glaucoma
The combination of microinvasive glaucoma and cataract surgery may be beneficial for open-angle glaucoma patients. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 2, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Ocular Comorbidity Predicts Poor Cataract Surgery Outcomes Ocular Comorbidity Predicts Poor Cataract Surgery Outcomes
Cataract surgery yields excellent visual outcomes for most patients, but those with ocular comorbidity, preoperative risk factors, surgical complications, and older age have may have worse outcomes. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 1, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

The Journey to Femtosecond Laser-assisted Cataract SurgeryThe Journey to Femtosecond Laser-assisted Cataract Surgery
Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery represents a paradigm shift in cataract surgery. Are the benefits significant enough to justify the necessary huge financial investment? Eye (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - May 1, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Treatment for Concomitant Cataract and GlaucomaTreatment for Concomitant Cataract and Glaucoma
Do phacotrabeculectomy and phacocanaloplasty both help to lower IOP in patients with concomitant cataract and glaucoma? This new study compares the 2 surgical procedures. BMC Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - April 25, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

OCT: Current and Future ApplicationsOCT: Current and Future Applications
How effective is optical coherence tomography in the diagnosis of various ocular diseases, and how will it hold up in the future against other diagnostic methods? Current Opinion in Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - April 22, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

New Clinical Pathways for KeratoconusNew Clinical Pathways for Keratoconus
While recent advances in contact lens technology have benefited many patients with keratoconus, new interventions in its treatment have been developed and appear promising. Eye (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - April 17, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Brinzolamide/Brimonidine Combo Lowers Intraocular PressureBrinzolamide/Brimonidine Combo Lowers Intraocular Pressure
The combination of 1% brinzolamide with 0.2% brimonidine was safe and effective for reducing intraocular pressure (IOP) in a phase III multicenter study. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - April 16, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Epidemiology and Genetics of Myopic Refractive ErrorEpidemiology and Genetics of Myopic Refractive Error
This new study gives a detailed overview of the genetics of myopic refrative error and how the disease presents and evolves. Expert Review of Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - April 15, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

New Subretinal Implant Restores Functional Sight to SomeNew Subretinal Implant Restores Functional Sight to Some
German scientists investigating a second device for restoring vision report that the retinal prosthesis has some advantages over an FDA-approved implant, but there were a few complications. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - February 27, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Molteno3 Glaucoma Shunt Reduces IOPMolteno3 Glaucoma Shunt Reduces IOP
In non-neovascular glaucoma, intraocular pressure (IOP) is reduced to a similar extent with the new 175-mm2 Molteno3 implant and the older 274-mm2 double-plate Molteno implant. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - February 21, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Intravitreal Implant for Macular Edema Due to RVOIntravitreal Implant for Macular Edema Due to RVO
This study looks at intravitreal injections of dexamethasone, and weighs in on the effectiveness. Eye (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - February 14, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cataract Surgery in Both Eyes May Boost BenefitsCataract Surgery in Both Eyes May Boost Benefits
Although one-eye cataract surgery improves vision, including the second eye may yield greater rewards, researchers suggest. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - February 4, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Modern Management of AstigmatismModern Management of Astigmatism
Are there any new and improved methods for managing astigmatism? Read this study to find out about the latest treatment strategies. International Ophthalmology Clinics (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 29, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news

Corneal Collagen Cross-Linking May Help With KeratoconusCorneal Collagen Cross-Linking May Help With Keratoconus
Corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL) helps control keratoconus progression in all age groups, but it works best in adults under 40, new data suggest. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 22, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Acute Anterior Uveitis After Intravenous ZoledronateAcute Anterior Uveitis After Intravenous Zoledronate
About one in 100 patients could develop acute anterior uveitis (AAU) in the week after receiving intravenous zoledronate, researchers from New Zealand report. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 21, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Is Driving OK With Certain Age-Related Blind Spots?Is Driving OK With Certain Age-Related Blind Spots?
Elderly people with macular degeneration were less likely to see pedestrians in time to avoid hitting them in a driving simulator, according to a new study. Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 18, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology News Source Type: news

Doctors, Dentists Lure Patients With Online DealsDoctors, Dentists Lure Patients With Online Deals
Health and medical deals make up about 5 to 10 percent of the online coupon industry. Kaiser Health News (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 14, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Dental & Oral Health News Source Type: news

Timolol to Treat Myopic Regression After LASIKTimolol to Treat Myopic Regression After LASIK
If it works, timolol therapy might result in happier patients after LASIK. Medscape Ophthalmology (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 14, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Viewpoint Source Type: news

A Clinic for Complex Visual Problems in Older PeopleA Clinic for Complex Visual Problems in Older People
Older adults may have other health issues that contribute to vision problems as they age. How can clinicians across disciplines work together to best diagnose and treat these patients as they age and experience difficulty with vision? Eye (Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Ophthalmology Headlines - January 14, 2013 Category: Opthalmology Tags: Ophthalmology Journal Article Source Type: news