Weekly review in ophthalmology: 25 June - 1 July

An end-of-week review of what happened in ophthalmology from 25 June to 1 July.

Researchers find association between glaucoma and chronic kidney disease

A team of investigators from the Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine at the National University of Singapore has found that there is a bidirectional association between chronic kidney disease and glaucoma.

Hypersonic vitrectomy a novel technology for removing vitreous

Though the speed of traditional guillotine cutters has increased significantly in recent years, there are certain limitations. With the advent of hypersonic vitrectomy, Dr Sunir J. Garg explains how retinal surgeons can remove the vitreous gel with more efficiency.