Physicians who treat uveitis should ask patients about any tattoo changes. Some component of black tattoo ink may act as an environmental trigger—leading to the development of simultaneous bilateral ocular inflammation and elevation of tattooed skin.
This historical figure in natural history is considered to be the “Father of Evolutionary Biology.” What’s his name?
In response to a recent study by the Vision Council which found that close to 70% of American adults experience some form of digital eyestrain, Prevent Blindness has declared March Workplace Eye Wellness Month.
ThromboGenics has taken steps to expand its research of treatments for vitreomacular adhesion (VMA) and diabetic macular edema (DME).
Treating retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) has a great value in societal terms due to the potentially long lifespans ahead of these patients. However, a comparison of bevacizumab (Avastin, Genentech) and laser for treating ROP found that drug therapy was more cost effective than laser, even with extended follow-up periods, according to Michael J. Geske, MD.