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Immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery (ISBCS) offers comparable safety and efficacy to delayed sequential bilateral cataract surgery (DSBCS) and may confer other cost advantages as well
Dermot McGrath Saturday 01 May
Optimising online content and ethically adjusting to market changes are keys to success
Howard Larkin Thursday 01 Apr
Tracking the drop in eye-related visits to the emergency department during the pandemic.
Colin Kerr Thursday 01 Apr
In his shortlisted essay for the 2021 John Henahan Prize, Dr Stuart Guthrie says the changes that are lasting and beneficial in daily clinical practice will help to improve patient care, safety and ophthalmology training.
Colin Kerr Sunday 09 May
The COVID-19 pandemic created logistical challenges for maintaining corneal transplantation activity and raised questions about the risk of transmitting the SARS-CoV-2 virus to graft recipients.
Cheryl Guttman Krader Saturday 01 May
Patient advocacy groups across Europe are leading a multi-channel awareness campaign to encourage patients to prioritise their glaucoma during the pandemic.
Colin Kerr Monday 08 Mar
The height of the ABHS dispenser of stations found in public places is often at face level in children, and the risk of serious eye injury is compounded by lack of access to water for flushing the eye.
Cheryl Guttman Krader Sunday 28 Mar
The dashboard provides up to date information on the spread of this disease. This interactive web-based map to track cases of the virus around the world is provided by The Johns Hopkins experts in global public health, infectious disease, and emergency preparedness.
EuroTimes Dr Matteo Piovella, President of the Italian Society of Ophthalmology (IT)
EuroTimes Dr Matteo Piovella, President of the Italian Society of Ophthalmology
Dr John Kanellopoulos, MD, Greece