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Tristan Manalac, 2 days ago
Pressop, a novel mounted device, appears to reliably replicate the finger-pressure sensory trick on the temples of patients with idiopathic blepharospasm (IB), according to a recent study.
4 days ago
Tafulprost is a safe and effective treatment for lowering intraocular pressure (IOP) in glaucoma patients, a recent Philippine study has shown.
04 Nov 2019
Refractive and visual outcomes, as well as neurodevelopmental outcomes, are similar at mean age of 1.5 years between children with prior history of intravitreal bevacizumab injection (IVB) and premature patients with retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) without treatment, as shown in a study.
29 Oct 2019
Age, sex and ethnicity are significantly associated with corneal hysteresis (CH), according to a study, noting that these factors should be considered when interpreting CH values.
28 Oct 2019
Eyes treated with steroid or nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) drops after selective laser trabeculoplasty (SLT) show significantly better reduction in intraocular pressure (IOP) at 12 weeks, a study has shown.
11 Oct 2019
There appears to be an association between obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) and preclinical thinning of the peripapillary retinal nerve fibre layer (RNFL) in young adults, according to a study. This suggests that individuals with OSA since young adulthood may be at increased risk of glaucoma.
11 Oct 2019
Implantation of intraocular lens (IOL) during early childhood leads to a higher incidence of visual axis opacities compared with aphakia, making it not suitable for children aged ≤6 months, reports a study.