March 15th 2023
Session moderators, speakers and audience members all will examine and analyse the most relevant and controversial issues within the field of ophthalmology.
Retinal imaging to detect Alzheimer disease: machine learning model
An interdisciplinary team at Duke University has developed a proof-of-concept machine learning model capable of detecting symptomatic Alzheimer disease using multimodal retinal imaging data.
Dry AMD: A review of ongoing, completed and future treatmentsFebruary 2nd 2023
The most promising recent interventional trials for investigational therapies in dry age-related macular degeneration are highlighted by the authors.
Finding the clues: What retinal vasculature changes may mean for cognitive impairmentJanuary 13th 2023
Ultra-widefield imaging may be a promising technology for assessing larger areas of the retinal vasculature to uncover retinal changes in Alzheimer’s disease, according to investigators.
Why patients with inflammatory bowel disease might need to see their ophthalmologistJanuary 4th 2023
Ocular involvement in IBD is a rare extraintestinal manifestation, but may be critical because of its potential sight-threatening complications if not treated promptly and accurately, according to researchers.
Imaging shows ocular changes in chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertensionJanuary 2nd 2023
The research team reported a few differences in patients that included a decreased mean vessel density at the deep vascular complex of the macula, a decreased mean subfoveal choroidal thickness, and an increase in the size of the foveal avascular zone.
2023: What ophthalmologists in Europe anticipate for the year aheadDecember 12th 2022
Members of the Ophthalmology Times Europe® Editorial Advisory Board were asked to predict developments in their ophthalmic specialties and interests for 2023. A focus is our ageing population, while efficiency and productivity are also on their minds. The board members agree that one of the major challenges in the year to come will be the large number of patients awaiting diagnosis and treatment, which is only going to increase with the rising average life expectancy worldwide.
Assessing barriers to retinal care during a pandemicNovember 2nd 2022
A global survey of retinal experts assessed their perceptions of evolving clinical practice in the Covid-19 era, focusing on digital teleophthalmology, home monitoring and decentralised patient care.
Systemic factors not predictive of VA outcomes following cataract surgery in patients with diabetic retinopathyOctober 29th 2022
Investigators evaluated VA outcomes after cataract surgery and the factors associated with good visual outcomes in a population of patients with type 2 diabetes.