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.
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.
Personalized care appears to increase adherence to medications among patients with glaucoma relative to standard of care (SOC), suggests a recent study, adding that a multifaceted approach may result in further improvements.
The use of fluocinolone acetonide improves visual outcomes and disease control in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME), as measured by a significant reduction in annual treatment burden, according to a study.
Adjuvant therapy with 5-fluorouracil and low-molecular weight heparin (LMWH) is not superior to placebo in the prevention of proliferative vitreoretinopathy (PVR) in eyes with rhegmatogenous retinal detachment (RRD), reports a study.