Rookie mistakes: Avoid the premium IOL learning curve
The time for premium IOLs has finally arrived, with many new and exciting options and fewer side effects than earlier-generation technology. Setting expectations is the most...
1 day ago - Healio
Surgical skills, informed consent required for IOL exchange
IOL exchange remains an important surgical procedure for the consultative ophthalmologist. In the 1980s and 1990s, gathering information from multiple sources and meetings, as...
1 day ago - Healio
In the Herald: December 2, 1918
The existing storages at Cataract and Prospect are not sufficient to ensure an adequate supply of water.
2 days ago - Sydney Morning Herald
Listening to music preoperatively significantly benefits patients during cataract surgery
Twenty minutes of music, administered via a web-based application to patients before cataract surgery, significantly decreased hypertension episodes, heart rate, anxiety levels...
8 days ago - Healio
VIDEO: Data show MIGS procedures to be effective, safe
BOSTON - The iStent inject and iStent inject W are trabecular meshwork bypass technologies performed to reduce patients' risk of glaucoma progression and decrease medication...
10 days ago - Healio
Six mistakes that young surgeons make
Learning cataract surgery during ophthalmology residency is critically important for many reasons. Cataract surgery is the most widely performed ophthalmic surgery, it teaches...
15 days ago - Healio
Which IOL is preferred for cataract surgery after previous RK?
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest hot...
15 days ago - Healio
Microstent for Cataract Surgery Reduced Need for Glaucoma Meds
NEW ORLEANS - Patients with glaucoma who were treated with a microstent during cataract surgery retained benefits over traditional surgery at 5 years, a randomized study...
15 days ago - MedPageToday
Eyes that received Hydrus microstent less likely to require medications after 5 years
NEW ORLEANS - After 5 years of follow-up, eyes that received the Hydrus microstent for mild to moderate glaucoma required fewer medications and surgeries compared with eyes...
16 days ago - Healio
Eye Surgeons Divided Over Same-Day Bilateral Cataract Surgeries
NEW ORLEANS - The American Academy of Ophthalmology isn't ready to fully embrace same-day bilateral cataract surgeries, a practice that is common elsewhere. Their new...
17 days ago - MedPageToday
The headlines of Master Doctor
Vitamin D deficiency associated with longer hospital stay in acute HF
Vitamin D deficiency status was linked to increased length of stay, but lower in-hospital mortality, in patients hospitalized with acute HF, according to a presentation from...
Michigan Shooting Suspect's Parents Charged With Involuntary Manslaughter
Both parents were each charged with 4 counts of involuntary manslaughter Michigan prosecutors have filed charges against the 15-year-old's suspect's parents in the Oxford High...
Stage set for Town Hall showdown in City of Sydney elections
Clover Moore is fighting for a fifth term as Sydney's lord mayor. The five women vying to unseat her argue it's time for a changing of the guard at Town Hall.
Lots of runs, no sledging: Root makes mark on England
England's captain Joe Root enters the Ashes not just as the world's best batter, but also as a leader with clear expectations.
A year of reckoning over the treatment of women, so what hope is there for...
After a year of painful conversations about the treatment of women and traumatic disclosures of appalling incidents, the federal government has a blueprint to fix things.
Loner, pilot, barbecue-lover - mystery swirls around accused killer
The detectives who spoke to Greg Lynn about missing campers Carol Clay and Russell Hill last month had never met him, but they had already built a psychological profile of the...
It's the stupid economy - and navigating its volatility will test the PM's...
Australia can no longer claim to be a role model in protecting both lives and livelihoods.
Why Albanese is playing a dead bat
Scott Morrison will keep bowling up scare campaigns to put voters off Labor. The Opposition Leader's strategy in reply? Don't be scary. Labor will avoid spooking voters, even...
Giving really can be better than receiving, but there are factors to consider
The actual act of giving to charity might seem like a piece of cake, but a paper published this year shows that it helps to put more thought into it.
‘Basketball brainiac' Dellavedova shooting for the stars at United
Matthew Dellavedova is priming himself to play a big role for Melbourne United and boost his scoring when the new NBL season begins this weekend.