Ophthalmic Disorders Resource Center

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CDC: Children Need Vision Care

Millions of infants and children aren't receiving recommended medical care aimed at detecting and preventing disease, including vision screenings.

Eylea Gains New Indication

FDA has approved Eylea (aflibercept) injection for the treatment of diabetic macular edema (DME).

Sun Exposure and Exfoliation Syndrome

Cumulative lifetime outdoor activities may contribute to exfoliation syndrome (XFS).

No Cataract Protection with Vitamin E

Daily supplements of selenium or vitamin E don't seem to protect against the development of age-related cataracts among men.

Vision Loss Post-Spinal Fusion

Though rare, some patients are at higher risk for perioperative visual loss (POVL) after spinal fusion surgery.

Declining Vision and Mortality

Among aging adults, decreasing visual acuity is associated with increased mortality risk.

Risks for Diabetic Macular Edema

Some subpopulations of patients with diabetes carry a higher burden of diabetic macular edema (DME).

Chart: Bacterial Conjunctivitis Treatments

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News

No Cataract Protection with Vitamin E, Selenium for Men

Daily supplements of selenium or vitamin E don't seem to protect against the development of age-related cataracts among men.

Eylea Granted Breakthrough Therapy for Diabetic Retinopathy

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Eylea (afilbercept; Regeneron) Injection Breakthrough Therapy designation for the treatment of diabetic retinopathy in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME).

Many Children Not Getting Preventive Care, Reports CDC

Millions of infants and children aren't receiving recommended medical care aimed at detecting and preventing disease, according to a new report from the CDC.

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