Peter Barry Memorial LectureFriday, November 16, 2018
Paul Rosen delivered the 2018 Peter Barry Memorial Lecture at the Royal Victoria Eye and Ear Hospital, Dublin
New tools set to revolutionise glaucoma treatmentThursday, November 1, 2018
Microsensors will be available that release medications in response to IOP spikes in real time
Eye scan may detect early Alzheimer’s DiseaseTuesday, October 30, 2018
Results from two studies show that a new, non-invasive imaging device can see signs of Alzheimer’s disease in a matter of seconds.
Online eye diagnoses are flawedTuesday, October 30, 2018
A study examining the diagnoses generated by WebMD Symptom Checker showed the online tool was correct only 26 percent of the time.
Diabetes medication may protect against a common cause of blindnessSaturday, October 27, 2018
Researchers from Taiwan have shown that people with type 2 diabetes who took a common diabetes medication, metformin, had a significantly lower rate of age-related macular degeneration (AMD)
Alcon withdraws CyPass Micro-Stent from global marketWednesday, August 29, 2018
Alcon has announced the immediate, voluntary market withdrawal of the CyPass Micro-Stent from the global market.
New drop for AMD treatmentFriday, July 20, 2018
Scientists at the University of Birmingham, UK are developing an eye drop that they say could revolutionise treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
Novartis to spinoff AlconTuesday, July 3, 2018
In the event that all approvals are secured, the planned spinoff is expected to be completed in the first half of 2019.
Canadian Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting 2018Monday, June 11, 2018
The theme of the meeting was “Advocating for Evidence-Based Eye Health”
Burden of burnout and depression in residentsTuesday, June 5, 2018
Ophthalmology residents across the U.S. face a substantial burden of burnout and depression