aaopt Weekly Update MultiBriefs
Contact Us
Media Kit

Browse Categories

Browse by Date

The latest on strabismus surgery: What you need to know

Extraocular muscle surgery is the primary treatment for certain types of strabismus. While all surgical procedures have known risk factors, the risks of strabismus surgery are overstated or not up-to-date in some arenas. For example, a quick Web search reveals websites promoting...

source: By Timothy E. Hug
Search past issues
Search products and services

The purpose of the study was to compare the effects of different volumes of fluorescein on tear breakup time and to investigate if and to what extent the tear breakup time determined by an automated noninvasive instrument differs...

source: Optometry & Vision Science

Scleral gas-permeable lenses are rapidly gaining international popularity. Unlike corneal gas-permeable lenses, scleral lenses are fitted to the bulbar conjunctiva and settle into the tissue after insertion. To date, researchers are unaware...

source: Optometry & Vision Science

In this cross-sectional study, 100 symptomatic dry eye patients and 35 normal subjects were enrolled. All participants answered the ocular surface disease index questionnaire and were subjected to optical coherence tomography, corneal fluorescein...

source: Optometry & Vision Science

This was a cross-sectional observational study. Forty eyes from 40 normal subjects who had never worn soft contact lenses and 40 eyes from 40 soft contact lenses wearers who had worn lenses for more than two years were enrolled. Corneal...

source: Optometry & Vision Science

Mammalian eye development requires temporary fusion of the upper and lower eyelids in embryogenesis. Failure of lid closure in mice leads to an eye open at birth phenotype. Many genetic mutant strains develop this phenotype, and studies...

source: Investigative Ophthalmology & Visual Science via PubMed

The purpose of this study was to investigate long-term ultrastructural changes in the retina after internal limiting membrane peeling through the examination of morphologic changes three years after...

source: American Journal of Ophthalmology via PubMed


Powered by MultiBriefs
7701 Las Colinas Ridge, Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063

Subscribe to Eye-Mail News Brief

*First Name:
*Last Name:
Street Address:
State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Are you a member of AAO ? Yes   No
Privacy Policy