YAG laser

Intense pulsed light bridges eye care and aestheticsWhat is this age-defying modern technology that a young, nonmedical professional is applying to her face? It is a YAG laser combined with an intense pulse light (IPL).
Experience with a novel Nd:YAG laserThe Nd:YAG laser plays a key part in ophthalmology. However, it is important to select a device that enables the best treatment results using lower energy and fewer shots
Why primary angle-closure glaucoma is declining in Scotland
Why primary angle-closure glaucoma is declining in ScotlandDespite predictions that the prevalence of APACG, a leading cause of blindness, is set to rise worldwide, some authors have reported a decline in certain countries.
Laser and antifungal agent: Promising combination for onychomycosis
Laser and antifungal agent: Promising combination for onychomycosisSystemic treatment of onychomycosis can produce side effects that are undesirable. Lasers used as an adjunct to topical agents may be another effective approach to treating onychomycosis.
Hidradenitis Suppurativa therapy options progressing
Hidradenitis Suppurativa therapy options progressingMany physicians miss diagnosing hidradenitis suppurativa upon first presentation. Recognizing key traits may help physicians diagnose and begin treatment of the disease earlier.
Pediatric patients benefit from laser treatmentsLasers can be used in novel ways to treat skin conditions such as port wine stains, unwanted eyeliner tattoos and bruising, according to an expert who spoke Thursday at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.