MAR 26, 2018
Cornea/External Disease, Refractive Mgmt/Intervention
Investigators of this observational study examined topographical changes in patients with keratoconus while awaiting corneal crosslinking (CXL) treatment.Study design
The prospective study included 104 ....Continue reading
MAR 23, 2018
By Anni Griswold
Cataract/Anterior Segment, Comprehensive Ophthalmology, Cornea/External Disease, Retina/Vitreous
A weekly roundup of ophthalmic news from around the web.
“Reverse chocolate” is how researchers are describing Continue reading
Two patients with advanced neovascular AMD have regained reading ability after receiving a specially engineered patch of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) cells derived from stem cells.
"We've restored vision where there was none,” lead investigator Lyndon da Cruz, MD, told the BBC. Dr. da Cruz is a consultant retinal surgeon at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London and first author on the paper, which appeared in Continue reading
MAR 22, 2018
Genentech announced the approval of a single-use syringe prefilled with 0.3 mg of ranibizumab for ....Continue reading
MAR 20, 2018
The authors investigated the effect of 2 tamponading agents on retinal thickness in eyes that underwent surgery for macula-on retinal detachment (RD).Study design
The retrospective analysis included 33 eyes that received silicone oil tamponade ....Continue reading
MAR 20, 2018
By Keng Jin Lee
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
Topline results from a phase 3 trial show that aflibercept effectively reversed nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) progression, according to an announceme....Continue reading
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