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Vision loss can adversely affect the ability of older adults to perform instrumental activities of daily living , such as using the telephone, shopping and doing housework, which are all measures of an individual's ability to live independently, and that subsequently increases the risk for death.
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Using a single test, doctors were able to tailor care specifically to a child's condition based on their mutations, reducing the time and money spent on diagnosis and enabling earlier treatment and genetic counseling.
"Ophthalmoscopes based on confocal scanners, particularly confocal scanning laser ophthalmoscopes , are an important tool for the diagnosis and therapy in ophthalmology .
The most common cause of endophthalmitis, a potentially blinding condition that can occur after eye trauma, eye surgery, and eye injections, are the well-known staphylococci and streptococci bacterial strains, according to a study published in the August issue of Ophthalmology and based on a review of 25 years of cases at New York Eye and Ear ... (more)
A jury found a Durham ophthalmologist and hospital negligent in using the wrong drug during cataract surgery that severely damaged a patient's eye.
If you've seen "The Giver," you've gotten a glimpse of what it might be like to live in a black and white world.
Cataracts are a leading cause of vision loss in the world. Fortunately, loss of sight is usually reversible with the most common surgical procedure performed on older Americans.
Between 3-6% of children in the UK have substantial difficulties learning to read, a condition often referred to as "dyslexia."
The American Academy of Ophthalmology announcea a contact lens microbiology workshop to be held on Sept.
St. Luke's Cataract & Laser Institute is looking to hire an experienced dermatology supervisor to lead our dermatology team.
Atlantis Eyecare is looking for full time and/or Part time Ophthalmic and Optometric Technicians.
U.S. Senator Rand Paul and six other American eye surgeons are in Guatemala on a medical mission trip, performing about 200 cataract surgeries for patients in one of the Central American nation's neediest communities.
Close-up vision blurs, and cataracts lie ahead for many. Tear ducts function less well, and eyes can get dry and inflamed.
The event is jointly sponsored by the Academy, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration , the Contact Lens Association of Ophthalmologists, the American Academy of Optometry and the American Optometric Association.
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