SYDNEY - A powerful new technique, developed by scientists, can quantify damage caused by serious eye diseases affecting tens of millions worldwide.
Eminent senior ophthalmologist at King's college London, professor John Marshall, who was famous for leading the way to find the laser eye surgery procedure to cure short sightedness, yet again successfully established a new laser technique which could prevent blindness effectively.
DO you feel your eyes burning after three- four hours stressful sessions working in front of your PC at office? Or do you feel the same entrapped in a messy traffic jam? You know why? Your eye is stressed. It has serious effects not only on your eye but your mental health. Here are some master strokes for you to get a respite.
Autoimmune retinopathy is a very common type of eye condition which leads to blindness. Many of you may be unaware about the basics of the disease. So lets learn something more about the disease from a lecture session of Professor Wilson.
The advent of the most recent diagnostic technique using a coherent light waves promises to revolutionize eye condition study or detection. It is compared to that with the ultrasound sonography in some ways or the other but a small technical difference. In the later sound waves are utilised for detection while in case of Optical Ocular Tomography coherent light waves are used.
This is a report on infant eye diseases compiled from a discussion of Dr. Lawrence M. Kaufman, MD, PhD. He specifically discusses about the eye diseases that develops commonly in infants which might be of great help for the parents of newborn babies. It will surely make you aware about the diseases and their possible treatments as you read through.
Eye, which was known as the window of soul have extended its capability and approved by the medical world also as the window of medical information. New study confirms that diabetics with retinopathy is having a higher chance to suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).
Alimera Sciences, today reported that an independent Data Safety Monitoring Board (DSMB) has recommended the continuation of two pivotal Phase 3 clinical trials for the use of Iluvien(TM) in the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME).
New US study published in the April issue of the American Journal of Ophthalmology, discovered a link between certain diabetic drugs and increased risk of diabetic macular edema (DME), a sever vision threatening complication which inflamed retina.
LONDON - Researchers have worked out a simple way to establish which premature infants are at risk of developing eye disease that can threaten their sight.