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26 Nov 2022
In patients with diffractive multifocal intraocular lenses (MIOL), age is associated with worse visual acuity (VA) and area-of-focus (AoF), a recent study has found.
24 Nov 2022
Among children with penetrating keratoplasty, using oral tacrolimus for postoperative immunosuppression is safe, with encouraging rates of rejection-free survival and overall graft survival, a recent study has found.
07 Nov 2022
Treatment with OC-01 (varenicline solution) nasal spray in patients with dry eye results in a substantial increase in tear production in the study eyes as well as in milder presenting nonstudy fellow eyes, according to data from the ONSET-1* and ONSET-2 trials.
Tristan Manalac, 04 Nov 2022
A commercially available eye drop adapter device, dubbed the Nanodropper, results in comparable pupil diameter as standard of care (SOC) for routine pupillary dilation in paediatric patients, according to a recent study.
Tristan Manalac, 03 Nov 2022
Patients with early age-related macular degeneration (eAMD) appear to have increased serum cholesterol efflux capacity, according to a recent Singapore study. The same is true for polypoidal choroidal vasculopathy (PCV), but not for typical neovascular AMD (tAMD).
26 Oct 2022
Signs of intraocular inflammation must be checked in patients receiving subretinal voretigene neparvovec (VN), suggests a study in Denmark.
Roshini Claire Anthony, 28 Jun 2020
Roxadustat treatment for anaemia in patients with dialysis-dependent chronic kidney disease (DD CKD) does not come with an increased risk of ophthalmic abnormalities, according to a phase III trial conducted in Japan.