Modern Medicine Feature Articles

What’s new in prostate Ca tests: Markers, imagingIn this article, urologists Scott E. Eggener, MD, and Stacy Loeb, MD, MSc, discuss the current applications for prostate cancer biomarkers and MRI, their impact on clinical practice, and future developments.
Earth Day gives ODs a chance to promote green patient habits
Earth Day gives ODs a chance to promote green patient habits
The future of fatWith a reported uptick in fat transfer numbers, as well as media attention to dangerous misuses, what kind of future does fat have in the aesthetic industry?
Surgical patient complianceDr. Vartan Mardirossian shares his tips to keep your surgical patients from doing too much—or the wrong things—after surgery.
Consider nursing home optometry as practice optionOptometric practice in the nursing home setting is not always very glamorous; however, there are many reasons optometrists might want to consider adding this specialty to their practice arsenal due to tremendous need.
PRP for androgenetic alopeciaIs there any real evidence that platelet-rich plasma is effective as an alternative or adjunct to hair transplantation?
New products, advancements in dry eyeDavid Kading, OD, FAAO, FCLSA, discusses new products, studies, and patient education available to help combat dry eye disease.
Global eye care hope soars with airborne teaching hospital
Elbow splinting increases amblyopia patching compliance
Is there risk between intravitreal injections and posterior capsule rupture during cataract surgery?Intravitreal injections and posterior capsule rupture during cataract surgery: is there a risk? Research published in the American Journal of Ophthalmology may have an answer.