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Retinal detachment rates following acute retinal necrosis are unaffected by early treatment with antivirals, vitrectomy

Retinal detachment rates following acute retinal necrosis are unaffected by early treatment with antivirals, vitrectomy

October 2nd 2022, 2:06pm

AAO

The results also showed that, compared to use of systemic antivirals alone, treatment with adjunctive intravitreal injections or early pars plana vitrectomy did not affect the time to development of retinal detachments.

Is the robot-assisted procedure the future of MIGS?

Is the robot-assisted procedure the future of MIGS?

October 2nd 2022, 10:40am

AAO

Robot-assisted surgical precision offers less than 5-µm precision tremor stabilization, 1 to 10-mN force-sensing smart instrumentation and automated procedure-specific guidance and assistance with analytics.

Investigators report positive visual outcomes one year after monocular implantation of small aperture IOL

Investigators report positive visual outcomes one year after monocular implantation of small aperture IOL

October 1st 2022, 9:25pm

AAO

Dr Mark H. Blecher dives into his AAO 2022 topic: "One-Year Visual Outcomes Following Monocular Implantation with a Small Aperture IOL."

Fluid dynamics in wet macular degeneration: How fluid type affects visual acuity

Fluid dynamics in wet macular degeneration: How fluid type affects visual acuity

October 1st 2022, 8:13pm

AAO

At AAO 2022, Dr Justis Ehlers presented a talk entitled, "Defining the Fluid Problem in Neovascular AMD: To Dry or Not to Dry?"

Utilising AAO cornea preferred practice patterns for corneal oedema, opacifications, ectasia and bacterial keratitis

Utilising AAO cornea preferred practice patterns for corneal oedema, opacifications, ectasia and bacterial keratitis

October 1st 2022, 5:47pm

AAO

David Hutton discusses the AAO 2022 talk, "Corneal Oedema, Opacifications, Ectasia, and Bacterial Keratitis: Diagnosis and Treatment Strategies from the Preferred Practice Pattern Guidelines," with presenter Dr Francis S. Mah.

Comparing dry eye disease in adult and paediatric populations via the IRIS Registry

Comparing dry eye disease in adult and paediatric populations via the IRIS Registry

October 1st 2022, 10:01am

AAO

Almost 5 million patients in the IRIS Registry had received at least one diagnosis of DED between 2013 and 2019; of those, 203,171 were children under 18 years of age and 4,592,808 were adults.

Higher incidence of new strabismus in paediatric patients following tube shunt surgery

Higher incidence of new strabismus in paediatric patients following tube shunt surgery

September 30th 2022, 6:23pm

AAO

13% of pediatric patients had new-onset strabismus after a tube shunt procedure; in contrast, 0% of adults had new-onset strabismus after tube shunt surgery (at 6 months or at last follow-up).

Should endocyclophotocoagulation be considered part of MIGS? Mr Ratnarajan delves in

Should endocyclophotocoagulation be considered part of MIGS? Mr Ratnarajan delves in

September 27th 2022, 7:50am

ESCRS

Mr Gokulan Ratnarajan recaps his 2022 ESCRS presentation: "A Real World Comparison Of iStent Combined With Phacoemulsification And Endocyclophotocoagulation (Ice2) With Preserflo And Xen-45 Implants In The UK; Short- And Long-Term Outcomes."

Investigating better indications and outcomes in laser refractive surgery

Investigating better indications and outcomes in laser refractive surgery

September 24th 2022, 7:29am

ESCRS

Prof. Martin Dirisamer speaks with Editor Caroline Richards about his ESCRS instructional course, "Mastering laser refractive surgery: Indications and outcomes."

Investigating the effects of canaloplasty on corneal epithelium

Investigating the effects of canaloplasty on corneal epithelium

September 22nd 2022, 7:35am

ESCRS

Dr David Lubeck talks with Caroline Richards of Ophthalmology Times Europe about his ESCRS presentations, touching on surgical effects on corneal epithelium and the iTrack Global Registry for glaucoma.