OPHTHALMOLOGY

April 14, 2016

Postoperative Endophthalmitis After Cataract Surgery

A rare complication, this condition is typically caused by perioperative introduction of microbial organisms from the patient’s normal conjunctival and epidermal flora or from contaminated instruments.

January 20, 2016

Optic Neuritis: A Brief Review

Based upon disease etiology, this inflammatory condition is classified as typical or atypical.

June 23, 2015

Ophthalmic Medications: The Safety and Efficacy of Brand-Name Versus Generic Formulations

As patents of popular brand-name ophthalmic medications expire and generic formulations of these medications are approved, there is an ongoing debate among healthcare providers regarding the safety and efficacy of generic versus brand-name ophthalmic medications.
June 23, 2015

An Overview of Eye Cancers

Primary malignant intraocular neoplasms are relatively rare, but they can be fatal if not treated promptly.
June 23, 2015

Ocular Diseases in HIV Infection

HIV ocular infections are becoming more common as HIV/AIDS continues to transition to a chronic disease.
June 23, 2015

Chlorhexidine 0.04% Ophthalmic Solution

 The off-label uses of this preparation include ophthalmic applications in the treatment of Acanthamoeba keratitis.

June 23, 2015

Age-Related Macular Degeneration 2015

Age-related macular degeneration is the leading cause of irreversible visual impairment in the elderly.
June 23, 2015

Contact Lens Care

To maintain good vision and eye health, it is essential to understand how to properly care for and wear contact lenses.