Author | Caroline Richards



Considering antibiotics use in postoperative endophthalmitis

Whilst endophthalmitis following cataract surgery can lead to serious vision outcomes, there are ways of minimising the risk of it occurring whilst also being mindful of the need to prescribe antibiotics in a way that does not worsen antimicrobial resistance.

Ray tracing and IOL modelling in AMD patients

Dr Uwe Oberheide discusses the key findings of his virtual ARVO 2021 presentation on modelling of IOLs for patients with AMD by ray tracing.

Investigating low vulnerability of posterior eye segment to SARS-CoV-2

Dr Steffen E. Künzel discusses the key points of his research presentation regarding low vulnerability of the posterior eye segment to SARS-CoV-2 infection.

Responding, adapting to COVID-19 protocols in the UK

October 09, 2020

John Bladen, MBBS, BSc, MRCS, PGCert, PhD, FRCOphth, consultant ophthalmologist and oculoplastic surgeon, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, speaks on the institution's response and workflow adjustments made amid the coronavirus pandemic, how virtual appointments have helped in working through a backlog of patients, and whether cancer may be the next big crisis in the UK due to missed diagnoses during the lockdown.