Cataract Surgery, Hearing Aid May Boost the Aging Brain
Title: Cataract Surgery, Hearing Aid May Boost the Aging Brain Category: Health News Created: 10/16/2018 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 10/17/2018 12:00:00 AM
8 hours ago - MedicineNet
Cataract surgery with traumatic zonular loss
The patient is a relatively young construction worker who sustained a blunt traumatic ocular injury that was fortunately nonpenetrating. This resulted in the development of a...
1 day ago - Healio
Cross-linking and scleral contact lenses: First steps in treating keratoconus
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to discuss some of the latest...
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‘Unstable' clear corneal wound may allow entry of pathogens
A retrospective case series identified four cases of acute postoperative endophthalmitis following temporal clear corneal phacoemulsification performed with intravitreal...
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Several factors may predict visual outcomes after cataract surgery in patients with retinitis pigmentosa
Preoperative best corrected visual acuity and the status of the external limiting membrane and central macular thickness may be significant predictors of postoperative visual...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Cataract Surgery, Hearing Aid May Help Aging Brain
Researchers studying cognitive health related to hearing and vision found that the rate of mental decline was halved after cataract surgery and was 75 percent lower after...
3 days ago - Web MD - 2 articles
Hearing aids and cataract surgery may prevent dementia
Researchers from Manchester University believe that retaining sight and hearing keeps a person physically active and socially engaged. This may reduced their risk of the disease.
4 days ago - Daily Mail - 2 articles
Cataract Surgery for Senior Drivers Tied to Reduced Car Crash Risk, Costs
Cataract surgery can significantly reduce car crashes involving senior drivers and the cost of those accidents to the community, researchers say. Reuters Health Information
5 days ago - Medscape
Age-Related Memory Loss: Cataract Surgery and Hearing Aids may Slow Your Chances
Chances of Age-related Memory loss may decrease after the patient undergoes a cataract surgery or gets a hearing aid, finds a new study.
7 days ago - Medindia Health
VIDEO: Tips for selecting best premium IOL for cataract surgery
NEW YORK - From OSN New York 2018, John A. Hovanesian, MD, discusses his pearls for selecting the best premium IOLs to use in cataract surgery.
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