COVID-19 burnoutMonday, November 16, 2020
While physicians are conditioned to manage pressure from their earliest training, the added stress of COVID-19 is creating a burden that is pushing many past their ability to cope
Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine promisingSunday, November 15, 2020
A Covid-19 vaccine developed by Pfizer and BioNTech has been found to be more than 90 per cent effective.
Optic nerve micro-stimulationSaturday, November 14, 2020
Visual field defects can be reversed by reactivating “silent” neurons using electronic micro-stimulation of the eyes and brain
Engaging conversationsTuesday, November 10, 2020
Social media is becoming increasingly important for surgeons who need to reach out to their patients in the new era of social distancing and restricted movement.
Milder retinopathyTuesday, November 10, 2020
Less severe hereditary retinopathies can result from subtle genotypic variants
Virtual retina meetingThursday, November 5, 2020
How artificial intelligence is transforming diagnostics in ophthalmology is one of the topics being discussed at the 21st annual Retina 2020 conference
Practical tips for young ophthalmologistsWednesday, October 14, 2020
When performing cataract surgery capsulorhexis should be continuous, curvilinear and it should overlap the optic 360 degrees,
Vital to screen for OSD before surgeryFriday, October 9, 2020
The importance of performing a thorough preoperative examination followed by rapid and targeted intervention in ocular surface disease (OSD) were highlighted in a special ESCRS/EuCornea Education Forum held during the 38th Congress of the ESCRS.
Advanced technology IOLsFriday, October 9, 2020
The features and performance of currently available presbyopia and toric intraocular lens (IOL) technologies were reviewed by leading cataract surgeons .
Clinicians versus robots?Friday, October 9, 2020
The winner of this year’s John Henahan Prize is Dr Jennifer Kim, a Specialist Registrar at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, UK.