Staying safeFriday, May 7, 2021
Protection from violent assaults and infection top practice safety lists.
Live streaming of cataract surgeryMonday, May 3, 2021
Live streaming of cataract surgery could help deliver safe enhanced experiential learning to undergraduate ophthalmology teaching during the COVID-19 pandemic
SynchronisationSaturday, May 1, 2021
In his shortlisted essay for the 2021 John Henahan Prize, Dr Khayam Naderi says that in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic we may have to combine the ‘old-school’ with the ‘new kids on the block’
JCRS Highlights edited by European Editor Thomas KohnenSaturday, May 1, 2021
TREATING KERATOCONUS AND CATARACT A new treatment algorithm aims to optimise refractive outcomes for keratoconus patients undergoing cataract surgery. Australian researchers describe an approach that involves cataract extraction with small aperture IOL insertion using an IC-8 IOL (Acufocus). The next step is to perform topography-guided photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) with simultaneous corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL). The […]
Complications in phacoemulsificationSaturday, May 1, 2021
Small eyes can lead to a range of problems in surgery, reports Dr Soosan Jacob.
Cataract and mortalitySaturday, May 1, 2021
Mortality from vascular and renal disease significantly higher among cataract patients
Pioneering telemedicine projectSaturday, May 1, 2021
Telemedicine offers rich potential to serve dispersed populations in rural areas, reduce crowded clinics and avoid unnecessary hospital visits for patients
‘Pandemic’: latest television sensationSaturday, May 1, 2021
In his shortlisted essay for the 2021 John Henahan Prize, Dr Conor Lyons says he hopes that the pandemic will serve as a stimulus for effective dialogue between patients and healthcare staff
Phakic IOL comparisonSaturday, May 1, 2021
Two different posterior capsule IOLs show comparable performance.
Guiding progressSaturday, May 1, 2021
Whatever the future holds, we must address patient needs. says Dr Boris Malyugin in his editorial in the June issue of EuroTimes