Surgery-Ophthalmology

Ocularist videos attract eyeballsIn a world of mass production and high technology, an ocularist in Nottingham, United Kingdom, has inspired followers around the world with his high-touch approach to hand-crafting prosthetic eyes as portrayed in a couple of YouTube videos.
Hypersonic vitrector holds potential for multiple benefitsBausch + Lomb has introduced an ultrasonic-powered hypersonic vitrectomy system that is driven exclusively by the company’s Stellaris Elite Vision Enhancement System. It has a novel mechanism of action and is expected to offer advantages compared with guillotine vitrectors, according to the company.
Managing antithrombotic agents in patients scheduled for eyelid surgeryPerioperative antithrombotic therapy in eyelid surgery lacks comprehensive guidelines and new studies to address these limitations are warranted, especially in the context of new oral anticoagulants.