Researchers evaluated websites that appeared in the top 50 search results.
Ophthalmology residents’ survey responses overwhelmingly show policies that indicated bias before and after taking parental leave.
An increased risk for nonfatal drug-related poisoning is associated with benzodiazepine treatment in patients with opioid use disorder.
Even with no ocular surface symptoms, smaller goblet cells and epithelial metaplasia can present in COVID-19 patients.
Taking a retina-threatening level of the drugs is most commonly associated with low body weight and having obtained the prescription from a dermatologist.
With sufficient accuracy, statistical suicide risk prediction models could provide good health economic value in the United States.
Researchers explore a surgical technique for the anatomical correction of upper eyelid ectropion, including tarsal scoring incision.
For COVID-19 long-haulers, neurologic symptoms are common, with 81% experiencing brain fog and 85 percent with fatigue.
Women are are no more likely to use contraception after a diabetes diagnosis.
Legalization of recreational cannabis appears to be associated with increases in rates of claims for self-harm among men younger than 40 years.
The new coronavirus was most likely transmitted from bats to humans through another mammal species, while a lab leak of the virus is “extremely unlikely.”
For people with dementia with symptoms of depression, without a major depressive disorder, nondrug interventions are more efficacious than drug interventions.
COVID-19 vaccination coverage is higher in low compared with high social vulnerability counties across the United States.
In new joint guidelines issued by bone health experts, recommendations are presented for managing osteoporosis therapy in the context of COVID-19 vaccination.
The risk for having positive COVID-19 test results is 2.64-fold greater for Black individuals with a vitamin D level of 30 to 39.9 ng/mL versus a level of ≥40 ng/mL.
Jordan Deaner, MD, Duke University Eye Center and Cecilia Koetting, OD, FAAO, of Virginia Eye Consultants, offer advice on remote triaging and how to spot an ocular emergency.
Although the technology reduced effective phacoemulsification in medium denisty cataracts, it only equaled manual methods in very soft or very hard cataracts.
In a large trial, overminus therapy enhanced intermittent exotropia control but deepened the risk of myopic change, including >1.0 D.
Researchers studied patients’ opioid pain medication behavior to assess their compliance with disposal of leftover pills; they leveraged patient education, dropbox usage, phone call reminders, and surveys.
Nearly one in five high school students report relatively easy access to a handgun.