While this article gets a little detailed for the average consumer, it’s a great discussion of whether PRK or LASIK is more appropriate on a patient by patient basis. http://www.practiceupdate.com/ExpertOpinion/617/3/0/?elsca1=emc_enews_midyear-top10-2014&elsca2=email&elsca3=practiceupdate_eye&elsca4=eye-care&elsca5=newsletter&rid=OTIzNjE0MzYzMjQS1&lid=10332481Continue Reading... Comments Off on When is PRK a better choice than LASIK?
18 Patients were treated with Human Embryonic Stem Cell injections directly to their eyes. 9 patients suffered from Stargardt’s macular dystrophy and 9 from dry atrophic age-related macular degeneration. Of the 18 subjects, 10 patients had some sight restored after the stem cell injection to their eyes. No word in the article of which protocol saw […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Stem cell Treatment for Macular Degeneration
This is a great article about some of the advances in technology to restore vision to the blind. What exciting times we live in! http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/41052/title/The-Bionic-Eye/Continue Reading... Comments Off on The Bionic Eye