Editorial: Inspiration and connection – Ken NischalMonday, November 4, 2019
I was delighted to be asked by EuroTimes to write this editorial at a time when paediatric and adult ophthalmology are increasingly working together to keep apace of the rapid developments in the field and the changing needs of patients.
MSICS and phacoFriday, November 1, 2019
Manual small-incision cataract surgery (MSICS) and phacoemulsification each offer advantages that make mastering both worthwhile regardless of practice location,
AAO 2019Friday, November 1, 2019
ESCRS speakers presented long-term refractive surgery outcomes in a special symposium at the AAO 2019 Refractive Surgery Subspecialty Day
The next big thing in surgery?Friday, November 1, 2019
A novel femtosecond laser for correcting refractive errors by altering the refractive index of lens materials has passed its first safety trial in humans
Virtual PinholeFriday, November 1, 2019
A new plate-haptic intraocular lens based on a novel optical approach can provide vision at all distances without dysphotopsias
Nutrition and retina healthFriday, November 1, 2019
Mediterranean diet on the menu for healthy retinas
Swedish Society MeetingWednesday, October 23, 2019
In an interview with Dr Soosan Jacob, Prof. Madeleine Zetterberg, Scientific Secretary, Swedish Ophthalmologic Society describes key contents of the society’s 2019 meeting.
Robotic cataract surgery on the horizonMonday, October 14, 2019
A fully automated robotic cataract surgery platform that extracts the nucleus and cortical materials has been successfully tested in pig eyes and could enter human trials in three to four years,
The evolution of ophthalmic imagingTuesday, October 1, 2019
From the earliest days of the first ophthalmoscope, ophthalmologists have had an advantage over most other specialties in their ability to see inside the body to evaluate the fundus and other ocular structures of their patients.
Phaco over trab or shunt for PACGTuesday, October 1, 2019
Cataract extraction may be better first surgical option than trab or tube