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Repeatability and comparability of the Galilei-G4 and Cassini in measuring corneal power and astigmatism in normal and post-refractive surgery eyes.

Aug 12, 2021

To assess the repeatability and comparability of the Galilei G4 versus the Cassini topographer in post-refractive eyes and in normal eyes, including older patients representative of an initial catarac...

The association of myopia progression with the morphological changes of optic disc and β-peripapillary atrophy in primary school students.

Aug 09, 2021

To study the association of myopia progression with the morphological changes of optic disc and β-peripapillary atrophy (β-PPA) in 8-11 years old primary school students.This study was a prospectiv...

Customized eye modeling for optical quality assessment in myopic femto-LASIK surgery.

Aug 09, 2021

Refractive surgery is recognized as an effective method for myopia treatment, but it can induce night vision disturbances such as glare. We present an eye modeling method for the optical quality asses...

Associations of refractive errors and retinal changes measured by optical coherence tomography: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Aug 05, 2021

Studies reporting alteration in retinal thickness using optical coherence tomography (OCT) have been performed in different populations and various degrees of refractive error, producing inconsistent ...

Missense mutation in the gene can cause a complex mild variable phenotype predominated by concomitant strabismus.

Aug 05, 2021

We aimed to reveal the underlying genetic defect in a multigenerational Chinese family with autosomal dominant concomitant strabismus complicated by multiple ocular developmental abnormalities.Compreh...

Spotlight on the Corneal Back Surface Astigmatism: A Review.

Aug 05, 2021

Recent evidence indicates that the corneal back surface astigmatism (CBSA) contributes to the refractive state of the eye in cataract surgery, especially with the implantation of toric intraocular len...

Prevalence and time trends of refractive error in Chinese children: A systematic review and meta-analysis.

Aug 02, 2021

To investigate the prevalence and time trends of refractive error (RE) among Chinese children under 18 years old.PubMed, Embase, Web of Science were searched for articles that estimated prevalence of ...

Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome (MEWDS) Associated with Progression of Lacquer Cracks in High Myopia.

Aug 02, 2021

To report a case of multiple evanescent white dot syndrome (MEWDS) associated with acute progression of lacquer cracks in high myopia.A 41-year-old female patient with high myopia developed typical si...

Biomechanics of Ophthalmic Crosslinking.

Aug 02, 2021

Crosslinking involves the formation of bonds between polymer chains, such as proteins. In biological tissues, these bonds tend to stiffen the tissue, making it more resistant to mechanical degradation...

Outcomes of toric IOL implantation guided by iris-registered femtosecond laser capsulotomy markings.

Jul 29, 2021

To assess the accuracy and stability of iris-registered femtosecond laser-assisted anterior capsule axis markings (compensating cyclotorsion) along with refractive and visual outcomes after toric IOL ...

Carbon myopia: the urgent need for integrated social, economic and environmental action in the livestock sector.

Jul 29, 2021

Livestock have long been integral to food production systems, often not by choice but by need. While our knowledge of livestock greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) mitigation has evolved, the prevailing fo...

Ocular Biometric Characteristics Measured by Swept-Source Optical Coherence Tomography in Individuals Undergoing Cataract Surgery.

Jul 29, 2021

To study the distribution of ocular biometric parameters utilizing a swept-source optical coherence tomography (SS-OCT) biometer in adult candidates for cataract surgery.A retrospective cross-sectiona...

Clinical outcomes, predictability and rotational stability following implantation of Eyecryl toric versus TECNIS toric intraocular lenses-A comparative study.

Jul 26, 2021

To compare the visual outcomes, predictability and rotational stability following implantation of Eyecryl toric versus TECNIS toric intraocular lenses.This retrospective study included 100 eyes of 78 ...

Choriocapillaris: Fundamentals and advancements.

Jul 26, 2021

The choriocapillaris is the innermost structure of the choroid that directly nourishes the retinal pigment epithelium and photoreceptors. This article provides an overview of its hemovasculogenesis de...

The Role of Retinal Connexins Cx36 and Horizontal Cell Coupling in Emmetropization in Guinea Pigs.

Jul 22, 2021

The purpose of this study was to determine whether retinal gap junctions (GJs) via connexin 36 (Cx36, mediating coupling of many retinal cell types) and horizontal cell (HC-HC) coupling, are involved ...

Descemet stripping only in Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy without the use of topical Rho-kinase inhibitors: 5-year follow-up report of a preliminary series.

Jul 22, 2021

To describe 5-year postoperative outcomes of a small series of Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy (FED) patients who underwent Descemet stripping only (DSO) with a scraping technique.DSO technique and early...

Visual Fatigue Induced by Watching Virtual Reality Device and the Effect of Anisometropia.

Jul 19, 2021

The effect of small anisometropia on visual fatigue when using virtual reality (VR) devices was investigated. Participants (n = 34) visited three times. In the first visit, VR exposure (10 minut...

Choroidal nevi in children: prevalence, age of onset, and progression.

Jul 19, 2021

To determine the age of onset and prevalence of choroidal nevi in children.In this cross-sectional study, the fundus photographs of a pooled sample of children 6 months to 18 years of age with 6-year ...

Artificial Intelligence-Assisted Early Detection of Retinitis Pigmentosa - the Most Common Inherited Retinal Degeneration.

Jul 12, 2021

The purpose of this study was to detect the presence of retinitis pigmentosa (RP) based on color fundus photographs using a deep learning model. A total of 1670 color fundus photographs from the Taiwa...

Smartphone use associated with refractive error in teenagers; the Myopia app Study.

Jul 12, 2021

To investigate the association between smartphone use and axial length and refractive error in teenagers using the Myopia app.Cross-sectional population-based study.A total of 525 teenagers aged 12 to...