Ophthalmology

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Net Danger? Ophthalmologists Have Their Eyes on Pickleball

As pickleball continues to take off, especially among older Americans, ophthalmologists are

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Shingrix Tied to Higher Risk of Ophthalmic Shingles Recurrence

The recombinant zoster vaccine (RZV; Shingrix) was associated with a significantly increased

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When Clock’s Ticking on Vision Loss, New Protocol Speeds Eye Stroke Diagnoses

A remote consult protocol using point-of-care automated optical coherence tomography (OCT) for

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Rapid Weight Loss a Diabetic Retinopathy Risk?

While rapid weight-loss with bariatric surgery or drugs might temporarily worsen diabetic

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New Gene Therapy for Skin Wounds Improved Vision in Young Boy

Ophthalmic administration of beremagene geperpavec (B-VEC; Vyjuvek) improved visual acuity in a

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Expanding Photoscreening Tied to Increased Rates of Vision Screening in Tots

Expanding the availability of photoscreening devices was associated with an increased rate

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Can the Eye Reveal Cardiac and Lung Disease — Plus Much More?

Thinner retinal layers were associated with a long list of major diseases,

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Blinded by the Light? Outdoor Illumination Tied to AMD

Exposure to artificial outdoor lighting at night was associated with increased risk

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EGFR Inhibitors for Lung Cancer Tied to Increased Keratitis Risk

Patients with lung cancer treated with epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) inhibitors

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Dementia Drugs Seen Lowering Risk for Macular Degeneration

Use of acetylcholinesterase inhibitors (AChEIs) for dementia, such as donepezil (Aricept), may

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