Singapore National Eye Centre

Identifying new forms of infectious uveitis
Identifying new forms of infectious uveitisEvidence suggests more ophthalmologists should perform aqueous sampling and viral testing in hypertensive anterior uveitis cases.
High myopia: Global pandemic with genetic and environmental causesSingapore—The manner in which myopia works has been a mystery until recently when investigators began making inroads into how the disease progresses. This knowledge likely is going to result in lifestyle changes, said Jodhbir Mehta, MBBS, PhD. retinal treatment results take center stage in 2015Studies of the efficacy of anti-vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF), gene therapies, and slow-release drug delivery systems took center stage among treatments for retinal disorders in 2015. In addition to studies already under way, others are about to begin.
Anteronasal transposition: A new twist on the inferior oblique muscleIn patients with severe superior oblique palsy with a large degree of excyclotorsion, anteronasal transposition of the inferior oblique muscle can be considered as the primary procedure of choice.
Arthur Lim, prominent eye surgeon, has diedPioneering eye surgeon Arthur Lim, MD, has died at the age of 80.