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Optimization of modifiable factors may prevent persistently poor knee confidence

Optimization of modifiable factors may prevent persistently poor knee confidence

1 hour ago   |   Healio

By addressing modifiable factors, clinicians may prevent a long-term course of persistently poor knee confidence in patients with or at elevated risk for knee osteoarthritis...
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EMERGE study analysis shows Aduhelm slows decline in early Alzheimer's disease

EMERGE study analysis shows Aduhelm slows decline in early Alzheimer's disease

1 day ago   |   Healio

Aduhelm demonstrated a consistent treatment effect for slowing decline in cognitive, functional and behavioral domains among patients with early Alzheimer's disease in...
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Depression may affect cognitive performance among those in their 90s

Depression may affect cognitive performance among those in their 90s

1 day ago   |   Healio

Depression appeared to adversely affect cognitive performance but not cognitive change among a cohort of individuals aged 90 years or older, according to study results...
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Bimatoprost implant reduces IOP in glaucoma

Bimatoprost implant reduces IOP in glaucoma

1 day ago   |   Healio

LAS VEGAS - Patients with glaucoma showed high response rates after receiving a bimatoprost implant to reduce IOP, according to research presented at the American Society of...
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Femtosecond laser arcuate incisions reduce refractive astigmatism

Femtosecond laser arcuate incisions reduce refractive astigmatism

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

LAS VEGAS - Arcuate incisions made with a femtosecond laser reduce postoperative refractive astigmatism during cataract surgery, according to a study presented here. “I was...
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Virtual ophthalmology care may assume permanent role after pandemic

Virtual ophthalmology care may assume permanent role after pandemic

1 day ago   |   Healio

LAS VEGAS - Virtual assessments filled gaps in ophthalmology patient care during the COVID-19 pandemic and may reduce unnecessary in-person visits, according to a presentation...
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Omni surgical system reduces IOP, medication use

Omni surgical system reduces IOP, medication use

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

LAS VEGAS - The Omni surgical system reduced IOP through 3 months in patients with open-angle glaucoma, according to research presented at the American Society of Cataract and...
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3D visualization platform requires less light intensity in cataract surgery

3D visualization platform requires less light intensity in cataract surgery

1 day ago   |   Healio   |   3 articles

LAS VEGAS - Light intensity was significantly decreased for patients undergoing cataract surgery with a 3D visualization platform compared with a standard operating microscope...
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US News Ranks Mayo at the Top in Best Hospitals for Urology

1 day ago   |   Medscape

US News & World Report released its annual hospital comparisons for 15 specialties. Health equity measures debut this year alongside each hospital's rankings. Medscape Medical News
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First Guidance on Use of Controversial Alzheimer's Drug

1 day ago   |   Medscape

An expert panel provides initial recommendations for the safe and effective use of the controversial anti-amyloid drug aducanumab, as infusions start and clinicians request...
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Dislocation of artificial iris after sulcus implantation possible but manageable

Dislocation of artificial iris after sulcus implantation possible but manageable

LAS VEGAS - Sulcus implantation of artificial irises may cause dislocation, according to a presentation at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery... Read more ...

Trifocal IOL provides good visual outcomes 1-month postop

Trifocal IOL provides good visual outcomes 1-month postop

LAS VEGAS - The PanOptix trifocal IOL provided good visual outcomes at 1-month, according to research presented at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery... Read more ...

Hypotony severity affects management in patients undergoing cataract surgery

Hypotony severity affects management in patients undergoing cataract surgery

LAS VEGAS - Effective strategies to treat hypotony in patients with prior trabeculectomy who are undergoing cataract surgery vary depending on severity, according to a speaker... Read more ...

NFL Alumni Tackles Wellness Challenge AS Part of ‘Huddle Up: Let's Talk...

Dr. Mehmet Oz Leads Effort To Coach A Dozen Pros to Improved Health Read more ...

Answers to Common Questions About Aging

There's nothing more inevitable and natural than aging. It's the one thing we're all going to deal with, no matter how much you try to prevent or delay it. Growing older comes... Read more ...

Eight tips to grow a laser vision correction practice

Eight tips to grow a laser vision correction practice

LAS VEGAS - Happy postoperative patients are the most valuable asset to grow a vision correction practice, according to a presentation during Refractive Subspecialty Day at the... Read more ...

7 Secrets of A Septuagenarian

Jeffrey G. Allen, 77, what makes him move? Tips from an executive recruiter, human resources manager, author Read more ...

Surgeons should individualize approaches for corneal perforations

Surgeons should individualize approaches for corneal perforations

LAS VEGAS - Christopher J. Rapuano, MD, discussed the “best candidates” for various types of corneal perforation treatments at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive... Read more ...

Bone turnover in pregnancy, measured by urinary C-terminal telopeptide of...

AbstractBackgroundThe pattern of change in maternal bone turnover throughout pregnancy is poorly characterized.ObjectiveWe investigated changes across pregnancy in a marker of... Read more ...

Older dry eye diagnostics beneficial for refractive surgery evaluation

Older dry eye diagnostics beneficial for refractive surgery evaluation

LAS VEGAS - When evaluating a patient for dry eye before refractive surgery, older techniques can be important tools along with newer tests, according to a presentation at the... Read more ...