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More U.S. adults were at high risk for vision loss in 2017 versus 2002

More U.S. Adults at High Risk for Vision Loss in 2017 Than 2002

Use of eye care services improved in 2017, but more report being unable to afford eyeglasses
Patients with Parkinson disease have a higher prevalence of ophthalmologic symptoms than controls

Ophthalmologic Symptoms Common in Parkinson Disease

Sixty-eight percent of patients have ophthalmologic symptoms that interfere with daily activities

February 2020 Briefing – Ophthalmology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Ophthalmology for February 2020. This roundup includes the latest...
An eye movement training approach is efficacious for improving visual performance in hemianopic patients

Eye Movement Training Efficacious for Hemianopic Patients

Objective and subjective measures of visual performance improved with NeuroEyeCoach
Repetitive subconcussive head impacts may cause short-term impairment of neuro-ophthalmologic function

Subconcussive Head Impacts May Affect Neuro-Ophthalmologic Function

Soccer kicking group performed faster than heading group on tests at zero, two, 24 hours after intervention
For older adults

Low-Contrast Sensitivity Predicts Poor Vision in Seniors

Men have better best-corrected visual acuity than women; cataract more prevalent in women

January 2020 Briefing – Ophthalmology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Ophthalmology for January 2020. This roundup includes the latest...
Teprotumumab is associated with better outcomes than placebo among patients with active thyroid eye disease

Teprotumumab Bests Placebo for Active Thyroid Eye Disease

Outcomes better with teprotumumab versus placebo for proptosis, inflammation, diplopia, quality of life
Americans' lack of knowledge about eye health may put their vision at risk

Americans Lack Knowledge About Eye Health

Survey shows gap between Americans' perceived knowledge and actual knowledge

December 2019 Briefing – Ophthalmology

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Ophthalmology for December 2019. This roundup includes the latest...