miophthalmology

  1. A Window into the Brain and Body

    Dr. Dennis Lowe | 28 October 2014

    The eye is a unique window into the brain and body that provides vital insights we can use to better understand and treat disease. Saccadic eye movements – fast movements of the eye – are an excellent way to study the human motor system. Easily... Read More

  2. Macular Degeneration and Cataract Surgery

    Dr. Chandra Bala | 26 September 2014

    A trial being undertaken by Sydney eye surgery Personaleyes and two other eye surgeries around the world will assess the improvement in the quality of life achievable by implanting asymmetric refractive IOLs into the eyes of patients who have advanced ... Read More

  3. Advancing Cataract Surgery

    Dr. Michael Lawless | 23 August 2014

    By combining state-of-the-art technology with human expertise, surgeons continue to improve efficiencies and patient outcomes from cataract surgery. Changing demographics and improved access to health care around the world is resulting in an increase in... Read More

  4. New Approaches in Managing Corneal Disease

    Professor Rasik B Vajpayee | 29 July 2014

    The latest research into treatments for corneal disease highlights a promising new treatment for dry eye, positive long-term results for implantable collamer lens procedures and the surgical advantages of intraoperative anterior segment optical coherence... Read More

  5. A SMILE Like no Other

    Dane Moloney | 23 June 2014

    In this ever-evolving world of vision corrective surgery, it can be difficult to keep up with the plethora of refractive acronyms, let alone how the procedures themselves vary. So when a supposedly high-tech refractive treatment comes out that’s... Read More

  6. Advances in Refractive Surgery

    Professor Gerard Sutton | 23 June 2014

    While cataract surgery is very successful, the expectation of patients to be able to see well without glasses or contact lenses has raised the bar for surgeons. There is still room for improvement in refractive outcomes.  A comparison of current... Read More

  7. Paediatric Ophthalmology

    Clinical Associate Professor Geoffrey Lam | 15 May 2014

    Scientific breakthroughs in paediatric ophthalmology could save lives and improve the prospects for generations to come. Control for Recurrent Vitreous Retinoblastoma Seeding New research indicates that intravitreal melphalan injections used to treat... Read More

  8. New Approaches to Wet and Dry AMD

    Dr. Robert Bourke | 29 April 2014

    An evil scourge or an indispensable weapon: this month Dr. Robert Bourke explores the use of intravitreal steroids to treat blinding exudative macular disease and review current research efforts that may change the treatment landscape in years to come. PDT... Read More

  9. Cataract Surgery: Optimising Patient Outcomes

    Dr. Tim Roberts and Dr. Joe Reich | 26 March 2014

    This month we review new models to measure patient outcomes, the value of surgical experience and new technologies that will to enhance the process of cataract surgery. Over three years, data on outcomes from cataract and refractive surgery from around the... Read More

  10. Future Strategies for Glaucoma Management

    mivision | 24 February 2014

    While control of intraocular pressure is still the only proven strategy for slowing glaucoma progression, researchers are exploring several avenues – including neuroprotection – that may, in time, add to the available treatment options Dr. Andrew... Read More

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