The technology can provide clinically useful measures of retinal diseases that would otherwise be difficult or not feasible to obtain.
The FLACSg fragmentation pattern significantly lowered mean endothelial cell count loss for these patients.
Low exposure to the outdoors was also linked to worsening near vision.
The researchers’ objective was to investigate whether racial/ethnic minority groups, women, and older adults are underrepresented among participants in vaccine clinical trials.
The 1993 US Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) requirements disproportionately exclude women and Black, indigenous, and multiracial workers.
Pfizer and Moderna are expanding trials of their COVID-19 vaccines in children ages 5 to 11 years to more closely measure the risk for heart inflammation and other rare side effects that occurred in teens and young adults who received the vaccines.
In a sign that the United States has reached a “tipping point” in its campaign to vaccinate Americans, California and New York City announced vaccine or testing mandates for their employees on Monday, while the Department of Veterans Affairs said its frontline health care workers must get immunized or face possible termination.
Mental health disorders are associated with increased COVID-19-related mortality.
SS-OCT shows a connecting channel between the premacular bursa and Cloquet’s canal.
The prospective, cross-sectional study added 12 macular locations to its 24-2 grid and tested patients for glaucomatous optic neuropathy (GON).