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Combined cataract/EK surgery may require modifications to technique
Reviewed by Jessica B. Ciralsky, MD When patients who are being considered candidates for endothelial keratoplasty also have a cataract, the first issue is to determine whether...
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Treat Alzheimer's Many Other Diseases
Omega-3 fatty acids can help in treating and preventing various diseases like stroke, Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.
WEIRD: Cataract surgery patient has 27 contact lenses removed from her EYE
A case study published on the British Medical Journal website revealed that a 67-year-old British woman, who was scheduled for cataract surgery in November 2016 due to eye...
People With Sleep Disorders at High Risk for Alzheimer's
Sleep disorders can lead to impaired attention, memory and thinking in people who are genetically susceptible to Alzheimer's disease.
Next-generation phaco system design improves stability, reduces energy
Reviewed by Mitchell Shultz, MD A next-generation phacoemulsification platform (Stellaris Elite with Adaptive Fluidics technology, Bausch + Lomb) is designed to improve...
Phaco sleeve boosts flow, followability
Reviewed by Takayuki Akahoshi, MD A new silicone phacoemulsification sleeve designed with a variety of novel features is enabling safe and efficient microcoaxial cataract...
Life vs. quality of life: A delicate balance
Peter C. Albertsen, MD Dr. Albertsen, a member of the Urology Times Editorial Council, is professor of surgery and chief of urology at the University of Connecticut Health...
Urology-specific quality measures are coming
Bob GattyWhen Congress passed and President Obama signed legislation in 2015 to scuttle the troublesome sustainable growth rate formula for Medicare payments for physician...
Alzheimer's Drug Reduces Metabolic Syndrome Induced Inflammation
An existing Alzheimer's drug called galantamine reduced inflammation and insulin resistance in patients with metabolic syndrome.
Snoring is linked to Alzheimer's, reveals Harvard
Researchers from Harvard University found that daytime sleepiness and sleep apnoea is linked to impaired attention, memory and thinking in people who are genetically...