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.

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Training Can Improve Visual Field Losses From Glaucoma

Visual field loss from glaucoma is in part reversible by behavioral, computer-based, online controlled vision training.

Fewer Ophthalmologists Means Less Diabetic Eye Care

In areas with less access to ophthalmologists, fewer individuals with diabetes, diabetic retinopathy, and age-related macular degeneration receive care.

Newly Approved Ophthalmic Phenylephrine HCl Available

Paragon BioTeck announced it has received FDA approval for Phenylephrine HCl Ophthalmic Solution, USP, to dilate the pupil.

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