Alzheimer’s disease leads to severe cognitive dysfunction and eventual death; by 2050 it is expected to affect more than 115 million people worldwide. From time of diagnosis until death the average survival time is just under 5 years.
Sunir J. Garg, MD, discusses hypersonic vitrector settings in surgery in the exhibition hall at ASRS 2018 in Vancouver.
When used one week after injection, optical coherence tomography angiography can help clinicians determine how effective their treatment has been on neovascular membrane reperfusion.
Using a specific anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) drug in patients with moderately severe to severe nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy (NPDR) can result i
Editor's note: Ophthalmology Times is pleased to recognize Xuejing (Jing) Chen, MD, vitreoretinal fellow, Tufts Medical Center, Ophthalmic Consultants of Boston, as the fifth-place honoree of the inaugural Op
Advancing pregnancy induces obvious physical changes for women over time.
In 1997, a book published by neurologist Oliver Sacks, MD, “The Island of the Colorblind,” revealed an unusual trait in the inhabitants of the small Micronesian island of Pingelap—they were born completely colorblind.
Light induced visual-response (LIV)—the use of light to stimulate electrical responses from cells within the eye—has recently emerged as a better way to describe visual electrophysiology testing.