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Hsa-miR-142-3p reduces collagen I in human scleral fibroblasts by targeting TGF-β1 in high myopia.

Mar 14, 2022

High myopia has been continually increasing globally until now and often results in visual impairment. Scleral extracellular matrix (ECM) remodeling is considered a common factor contributing to progr...

Do limbal relaxing incisions during cataract surgery still have a role?

Mar 07, 2022

Though Limbal Relaxing Incisions (LRI) were used widely to correct pre-existing corneal astigmatism during cataract surgery, they have been replaced recently with the more expensive methods like the u...

Temporal properties of positive and negative defocus on emmetropization.

Mar 07, 2022

Studying the temporal integration of visual signals is crucial to understand how time spent on different visual tasks can affect emmetropization and refractive error development. In this study we asse...

Comparison of visual outcomes between 120-µm and 140-µm cap thicknesses 12 months after small incision lenticule extraction.

Feb 28, 2022

To compare visual and refractive outcomes as well as changes in high-order aberrations in patients with 120- versus 140-µm cap thicknesses 12 months after small incision lenticule extraction. Ninety...

Vector analysis of moderate to high myopic astigmatism after small-incision lenticule extraction (SMILE): 12-month follow-up.

Feb 21, 2022

To evaluate the refractive outcomes of small-incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) surgery in moderate to high myopic astigmatism.Prospective interventional case series.This study evaluated 111 eyes o...

Alterations of lower- and higher-order aberrations after unilateral horizontal rectus muscle surgery in children with intermittent exotropia: A retrospective cross-sectional study.

Feb 21, 2022

This retrospective, cross-sectional study investigated changes in corneal lower- and higher-order aberrations that cause visual disturbance after lateral rectus recession and medial rectus resection i...

Assessment of Refractive Outcome of Photo Refractive Keratectomy in Myopia and Myopic Astigmatism.

Feb 14, 2022

To determine the refractive outcomes of wavefront optimized photo refractive keratectomy (PRK) in patients having myopia and myopic astigmatism in terms of efficacy, safety, accuracy, stability and pr...

Comparison of transepithelial and conventional photorefractive keratectomy in myopic and myopic astigmatism patients: a randomized contralateral trial.

Feb 14, 2022

To assess transepithelial photorefractive keratectomy (tPRK) in terms of corneal epithelial healing rate, postoperative pain, postoperative discomfort, and visual and refraction outcomes compared to m...

Posterior vitreous detachment after cataract surgery in eyes with high myopia: an optical coherence tomography study.

Feb 07, 2022

To compare the progression of posterior vitreous detachment (PVD) after cataract surgery in eyes with high myopia with that in eyes without high myopia.Prospective observational study.Eighty eyes of 8...

Intraocular Lens Fixation Technique Without Corneal Incision in Minimally Invasive Vitrectomized Eyes.

Feb 07, 2022

To introduce a modified technique for primary/secondary intraocular lens (IOL) fixation without corneal incision in vitrectomized eyes.Consecutive case series who had undergone previous or concomitant...

Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography Compared With Optical Coherence Tomography for Detection of Early Glaucoma With High Myopia.

Jan 31, 2022

To investigate the diagnostic abilities of the perfusion density (PD) and structural thickness parameters in the peripapillary and macular regions measured by optical coherence tomography angiography...

Comparing proximal convergence ratio in myopes.

Jan 31, 2022

To determine if there is a difference at all in proximal convergence to accommodation ratio (PC/ A) between 2 myopic groups. Group A: -0.50D < SE < 3.00D, SE: spherical equivalent, D: Diopter) ...

Retinal Dopamine D2 Receptors Participate in the Development of Myopia in Mice.

Jan 24, 2022

To learn more about the locations of dopamine D2 receptors (D2Rs) that regulate form-deprivation myopia (FDM), using different transgenic mouse models.One eye of D2R-knockout (KO) mice and wild-type l...

GWAS identifies two common loci associated with pigment dispersion syndrome/pigmentary glaucoma and implicate myopia in its development.

Jan 17, 2022

- To identify genetic variants associated with pigment dispersion syndrome and pigmentary glaucoma in unrelated patients, and to further understand the genetic and potentially causal relationships bet...

First Experiences with Implantation of Phakic Lenses in Correction of Myopia in R. N. Macedonia.

Jan 17, 2022

Analysis of visual acuity parameters in patients with moderate to high myopia and myopic astigmatism 1 year after treatment with phakic intraocular lenses. This was a retrospective study on 35 patie...

Evaluation of peripapillary - macular microvascularity and choroidal vascularity index after refractive surgery.

Jan 10, 2022

To evaluate the microvascularity and choroidal vascularity index (CVI) using optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) and OCT following femtosecond laser-assisted in-situ keratomileusis (FS-LAS...

Effect of preoperative keratometry on visual outcomes after small-incision lenticule extraction for myopia.

Jan 10, 2022

To investigate the relationship between preoperative keratometry (K) and postoperative refraction and compare the visual outcomes after small-incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) between preoperative...

Decreased Choroidal Blood Perfusion Induces Myopia in Guinea Pigs.

Jan 03, 2022

The development of myopia in guinea pigs can be inhibited by attenuating scleral hypoxia by increasing choroidal blood perfusion (ChBP). In this study, we reduced ChBP through surgical and pharmacolog...

Progression of myopia in teenagers and adults: a nationwide longitudinal study of a prevalent cohort.

Dec 27, 2021

The prevalence of myopia is increasing worldwide. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the progression of myopia in teenagers and adults in France.This nationwide prospective study followed 630...

The Association of Choroidal Thickening by Atropine with Treatment Effects for Myopia: Two-Year Clinical Trial of the LAMP Study.

Dec 27, 2021

To evaluate longitudinal changes in subfoveal choroidal thickness (SFChT) among children receiving 0.05%, 0.025%, 0.01% atropine over two-years and their associations with treatment outcomes in myopia...