Latest Advances

  • Condition: Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma
  • Journal: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
  • Treatment Used: Lens Extraction
  • Number of Patients: 513
  • Published —
The aim of this study was to assess the effectiveness of lens extraction compared with other interventions in the treatment of chronic primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) in people without previous acute angle-closure attacks.
  • Condition: Cataracts, Mental Health
  • Journal: BMC ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Cataract Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 585422
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This study evaluated how the time interval between cataract surgeries affects mental health outcomes in patients with cataracts.
  • Condition: Chronic Diabetic Macular Edema
  • Journal: Scientific reports
  • Treatment Used: Fluocinolone Acetonide (FAc) Vitreous Insert
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This review of the literature examined fluocinolone acetonide (FAc) intravitreal implant for patients with chronic diabetic macular edema (DMO).
  • Condition: Cataracts
  • Journal: Turkish journal of ophthalmology
  • Treatment Used: Combined Surgery (CS) versus Sequential Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 170
  • Published —
The study compared the outcomes between combined surgery versus sequential surgery for treating cataracts.
  • Condition: Complicated Cataract
  • Journal: Vestnik oftalmologii
  • Treatment Used: Hybrid Phacoemulsification
  • Number of Patients: 78
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of using hybrid phacoemulsification for the treatment of hypermature cataract in patients with lens subluxation.
  • Condition: Postoperative Endophthalmitis
  • Journal: Der Ophthalmologe : Zeitschrift der Deutschen Ophthalmologischen Gesellschaft
  • Treatment Used: Surgery vs. Injection
  • Number of Patients: 0
  • Published —
This article discusses different treatments for postoperative endophthalmitis (eye infection).
  • Condition: Fuchs' Dystrophy (FED)
  • Journal: Medicina (Kaunas, Lithuania)
  • Treatment Used: Bilateral Ultrathin Descemet's Stripping Automated Endothelial Keratoplasty (UT-DSAEK) vs. Bilateral Penetrating Keratoplasty (PK)
  • Number of Patients: 24
  • Published —
This study compared visual outcomes and quality of life (QoL) after bilateral ultrathin Descemet's stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty (UT-DSAEK) with bilateral penetrating keratoplasty (PK) for Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy (corneal fluid build-up; FED).
  • Condition: Rare Intraocular Lens Surface Foreign Body During Phacoemulsification Surgery
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Removal of Foreign Body
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 76-year-old woman diagnosed with a rare intraocular lens surface foreign body during phacoemulsification surgery treated with foreign body removal.
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