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REVERSE Phase III trial of GS 010 shows improvement in Leber Hereditary Optic Neuropathy.- GenSight Biologics

GenSight Biologics reported a first set of results from Week 96 of the REVERSE Phase III clinical trial of GS...

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FDA approves Eylea to treat diabetic retinopathy- Regeneron + Bayer

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced that the FDA has approved Eylea (aflibercept) Injection to treat all stages of diabetic retinopathy (DR),...

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Positive phase III trial of Epidiolex to treat tuberous sclerosis complex.- GW Pharma

GW Pharmaceuticals plc and its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences Inc., the world leader in the science, development, and commercialization of...

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Guidelines

2018 update of the EULAR recommendations for the management of Behçet’s syndrome

These updated, evidence-based recommendations are intended to help physicians caring for patients with BS.

Added 10 months ago

Age-related macular degeneration

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in adults. It aims to improve the speed at which people are diagnosed and treated to prevent loss of sight.

Added 11 months ago

Glaucoma: diagnosis and management

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing glaucoma in people aged 18 and over. It includes recommendations on testing and referral (case-finding) for chronic open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension, and on effective diagnosis...

Added 10 years ago

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Journal articles

Ocular changes in nephropathic cystinosis: The course of the gold-dust.

In the cornea, crystalline, gold-dust deposition of cystine leads to visual impairment, recurrent erosions, photophobia, epiphora and blepharospasmus.

Added 3 months ago

Topical Olopatadine Hydrochloride versus Ketotifen Fumarate for Allergic Conjunctivitis.

The purpose of this study was to compare topical olopatadine and ketotifen in terms of effectiveness and safety for the management of AC.

Added 9 months ago

Olopatadine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution for the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis.

This article was created from a comprehensive literature search with information taken from meta-analyses, systematic reviews, and clinical trials of children and adults.

Added 9 months ago

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Clinical trials

A Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy Study of Intracerebroventricular BMN 190 in Pediatric Patients < 18 Years of Age With CLN2 Disease

This Phase 2 open-label, multicenter study will evaluate the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of BMN 190 intracerebroventricular (ICV) administration every other week (qow) for a period of 96 weeks, in patients with CLN2.

Added 1 year ago

1-Day Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the Intranasal Lacrimal Neurostimulator

The purpose of this study is to compare acute tear production produced by the Oculeve Intranasal Lacrimal Neurostimulator with two...

Added 4 years ago

Study Evaluating Efficacy and Safety of OTX-DP for Treatment of Chronic Allergic Conjunctivitis

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of OTX-DP as a sustained release drug (dexamethasone)...

Added 4 years ago

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Blog Posts

Hugh Harvey

Metrics Madness

Posted 3 years ago

You shouldn't judge a book by its cover. That much is true, but it's also common sense not to judge a book by measuring the whiteness of its pages, or the amount of hamsters you can place on it. So why do we measure the fabulous NHS with nonsense metrics?

Vincent de Luise

The End of Sight at the End of Life

Posted 3 years ago

I presented this talk, "The End of Sight at the End of Life," on  4/4/2013 at a Harvard University  "Think Tank" on Health and Aging. The two-day conference, held at the Charles Hotel in Cambridge, Massachusetts, brought together prominent scholars from the Harvard School of Public Health as well as global experts in economics, health care policy and longevity, for a fascinating and thought-provoking colloquium on the demographics and consequences of aging in all societies.

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Practice Pointer: How to assess eyes and vision in infants and preschool children

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eIntegrity: Interactive e-learning for ophthalmologists

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