The at-home test measures the response of the macula regarding recovery time after photostress.
Most only require 1 additional procedure — usually cataract surgery, the investigation shows.
Research shows a device can help patients seek early treatment and maintain visual acuity.
Patients can maintain long-term visual health with adequate therapy.
An SS-OCT metric could foretell the development of referable eye disease, a report shows.
The system can help create homogenous groups for certain disease entities that could be used for research purposes, the study suggests.
Edmund Tsui, MD, social media editor for the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s journal Ophthalmology, guides readers through what’s trend-worthy in eye care.
Enhanced depth imaging of swept-source OCT facilitates examination of widefield choroidal thickness in eyes with central serous chorioretinopathy.
A real-world study shows vision worsens for both patients with PCV and those with neovascular age-related macular degeneration, but that PCV does less visual damage.
Optic nerve inflammation and microvasculature occlusion were the most common findings among patients admitted to an ICU with SARS-CoV-2.
An implantable drug delivery device is not associated with higher risk of the complication, an investigation shows.
Analysis of CATT data reveals more patients who took thiazolidinediones developed intraretinal fluid, but subretinal fluid thickness improved.
OCT and OCT-A may have the potential to be used as screening tools to identify asymptomatic, cognitively intact individuals at risk for developing Alzheimer’s Disease.
Regular use of the erectile dysfunction drugs may be associated with a number of ocular adverse events, a large cohort study reveals.
Cytomegalovirus and Varicella Zoster Virus-Related Uveitic Secondary Glaucoma.
Clinicians may be able to offer a better visual prognosis for patients with type 3 macular neovascularization who receive anti-VEGF injections, a study suggests.
Even patients who stopped and then restarted the therapy experienced improvements.
Cataract surgery in patients with CMV anterior uveitis leads to significantly improved corrected distance visual acuity (CDVA) in 73% of patients, a study says.
Vision loss is still likely within 5 years for patients with advanced retinal disorders, a study shows.
Ocular events from Hodgkin lymphoma may include infiltrative, inflammatory, paraneoplastic, and toxic reactions.