miophthalmology

  1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Exciting Advances In Surgical Retina

    Dr. Simon Chen | 27 January 2014

    The report on new developments in surgical retina in this month’s issue of mivision covers three exciting advances, which will be hitting Australian shores in the near future. iOCT Presents Significant Benefits in Surgery Intraoperative optical... Read More

  9. The Art and Science of Ophthalmology RANZCO 2013

    Melanie Kell Photos by Todd Tai | 29 November 2013

    The seaside city of Hobart, Tasmania was home to researchers, ophthalmologists, ophthalmic nurses, orthoptists and practice managers from Australia and the world last month, as they met for the 45th Annual Scientific Congress of the Royal Australian and New... Read More

  10. Glaucoma Treatment Goes Preservative Free

    Michelle Hauschild | 25 November 2013

    Over the past 10 years, the group of medications known as prostaglandin analogues has become the front-line treatment for glaucoma.But now a Canadian researcher – on a sponsored speaking tour of Australia – has queried whether the preservatives... Read More

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