Ophthalmic Disorders Resource Center

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Macular Degeneration and CVD Risk

ω-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids or macular xanthophylls do not seem to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease in older adults with age-related macular degeneration.

Generic Neptazane Tablets Launched

Perrigo announced the launch of Methazolamide Tablets, the generic version of Fera's Neptazane for the treatment of glaucoma.

Glaucoma-Related Blindness Decreasing

The incidence of blindness due to open-angle glaucoma (OAG) decreased from 1965–2009.

Severe Retinopathy, Non-Visual Disability

Low-birth-weight premature infants with severe retinopathy are nearly three times more likely to have non-visual disabilities than infants without retinopathy.

Avoid Turning Away New Patients

Despite being crowded, it may be a mistake to close a practice to new patients.

See You... Never?

Medical office staff need to understand which patients often miss their appointments and why.

Postmenopausal Hormone and Glaucoma

Use of estrogen-only postmenopausal hormone treatment may help reduce the risk for primary open-angle glaucoma.

Chart: Bacterial Conjunctivitis Treatments

Review this chart on Bacterial Conjunctivitis Treatments for quick information when you need it.



Artificial Retina Aims to Restore Vision in Retinitis Pigmentosa

Four Americans have received an artificial retina since it was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration last year, and a 5th is scheduled to receive the implant next month.

NovaBay Introduces i-Lid Cleanser for Irritated Eyelids and Lashes

NovaBay Pharmaceuticals announced the introduction of a new eye care product, i-Lid Cleanser (hypochlorous acid cleansing solution) for patients with irritation of their eyelids.

Acetazolamide and Low-Sodium Diet Improve Vision

The combination of acetazolamide and a low-sodium weight-reduction diet modestly improves visual field function in patients with idiopathic intracranial hypertension (IIH) and mild visual loss, compared to diet alone.

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