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Effect of Antioxidant Supplementation on Macular Pigment Optical Density and Visual Functions: A Systematic Review and Network Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Hu W, Seah V, Huang V, Kim JE. Hu W, et al. Adv Nutr. 2024 May;15(5):100216. doi: 10.1016/j.advnut.2024.100216. Epub 2024 Apr 4. Adv Nutr. 2024. PMID: 38582248 Free PMC article. Review.
Although all antioxidants can act as reactive oxygen species scavengers, their efficacy on eye health may vary. Moreover, the comparative effectiveness and potential additive effect between groups of antioxidants, hitherto, have not been systematically studied. ...O …
Although all antioxidants can act as reactive oxygen species scavengers, their efficacy on eye health may vary. Moreover, the …
Mechanical, optical, chemical, and biological evaluations of fish scale-derived scaffold for corneal replacements: A systematic review.
Tjoa K, Nadhif MH, Utami SS, Kusuma SR, Astagiri PY, Adriono GA. Tjoa K, et al. Int J Biol Macromol. 2024 May;267(Pt 1):131183. doi: 10.1016/j.ijbiomac.2024.131183. Epub 2024 Apr 4. Int J Biol Macromol. 2024. PMID: 38580016 Free article. Review.
Corneal blindness is commonly treated through corneal replacement with allogeneic corneal donors, which may face shortage. ...
Corneal blindness is commonly treated through corneal replacement with allogeneic corneal donors, which may face shortage. ...
Elimination of transmission of onchocerciasis (river blindness) with long-term ivermectin mass drug administration with or without vector control in sub-Saharan Africa: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Mutono N, Basáñez MG, James A, Stolk WA, Makori A, Kimani TN, Hollingsworth TD, Vasconcelos A, Dixon MA, de Vlas SJ, Thumbi SM. Mutono N, et al. Lancet Glob Health. 2024 May;12(5):e771-e782. doi: 10.1016/S2214-109X(24)00043-3. Epub 2024 Mar 11. Lancet Glob Health. 2024. PMID: 38484745 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: WHO has proposed elimination of transmission of onchocerciasis (river blindness) by 2030. More than 99% of cases of onchocerciasis are in sub-Saharan Africa. ...
BACKGROUND: WHO has proposed elimination of transmission of onchocerciasis (river blindness) by 2030. More than 99% of cases of oncho …
Clinical Characterization and Ancillary Tests in Susac Syndrome: A Systematic Review.
Wilf-Yarkoni A, Zmira O, Tolkovsky A, Pflantzer B, Gofrit SG, Kleffner I, Paul F, Dörr J. Wilf-Yarkoni A, et al. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2024 May;11(3):e200209. doi: 10.1212/NXI.0000000000200209. Epub 2024 Feb 16. Neurol Neuroimmunol Neuroinflamm. 2024. PMID: 38364193 Free PMC article. Review.
The effects of age-related macular degeneration on work productivity: A meta-analysis.
Tran E, Nayeni M, Shah N, Malvankar-Mehta MS. Tran E, et al. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2024 May;34(3):641-648. doi: 10.1177/11206721231185808. Epub 2023 Jul 14. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2024. PMID: 37448315 Free PMC article. Review.
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of vision loss and blindness in older adults. Given the aging population in developed countries and the increased participation of older adults in the labour market, this paper aims to understand the impac …
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of vision loss and blindness in older adults. Given the aging pop …
Body mass index influences age-related cataracts: an updated meta-analysis and systemic review.
Chen H, Sun X, Pei L, Wang T. Chen H, et al. Arq Bras Oftalmol. 2024 Apr 19;87(4):e2021. doi: 10.5935/0004-2749.2021-0382. eCollection 2024. Arq Bras Oftalmol. 2024. PMID: 38656018 Free article.
PURPOSE: Visual impairment and blindness caused by cataracts are major public health problems. Several factors are associated with an increased risk of age-related cataracts, such as age, smoking, alcohol consumption, and ultraviolet radiation. ...
PURPOSE: Visual impairment and blindness caused by cataracts are major public health problems. Several factors are associated with an …
Health state utility values ranges across varying stages and severity of type 2 diabetes-related complications: A systematic review.
Tan MHP, Ong SC, Tahir NAM, Ali AM, Mustafa N. Tan MHP, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Apr 4;19(4):e0297589. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0297589. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38574169 Free PMC article.
DISCUSSION: Overview of HSUV decrement ranges across different stages of each T2DM diabetes-related complications shows that chronic complications with lasting impact such as amputation, severe stroke with sequelae and severe retinopathy with blindness were generally assoc …
DISCUSSION: Overview of HSUV decrement ranges across different stages of each T2DM diabetes-related complications shows that chronic complic …
A systematic review of the impact of childhood vision impairment on reading and literacy in education.
Loh L, Prem-Senthil M, Constable PA. Loh L, et al. J Optom. 2024 Apr-Jun;17(2):100495. doi: 10.1016/j.optom.2023.100495. Epub 2023 Nov 1. J Optom. 2024. PMID: 37918059 Free PMC article. Review.
PURPOSE: This systematic review evaluates current literature on the impact vision impairment has on reading and literacy levels within education. ...All seven studies investigated aspects of reading speed, with additional measures of reading performance, such as rea …
PURPOSE: This systematic review evaluates current literature on the impact vision impairment has on reading and literacy level …
Biomarkers in retinopathy of prematurity: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Almutairi M, Chechalk K, Deane E, Fox R, Janes A, Maguire-Henry T, McCabe D, O'Connor C, Quirk J, Swan E, White K, McCreery K, Isweisi E, Stewart P, Branagan A, Roche EF, Meehan J, Molloy EJ. Almutairi M, et al. Front Pediatr. 2024 Mar 20;12:1371776. doi: 10.3389/fped.2024.1371776. eCollection 2024. Front Pediatr. 2024. PMID: 38571701 Free PMC article.
AIM: Retinopathy of prematurity is a significant global cause of childhood blindness. This study aims to identify serum biomarkers that are associated with the development of ROP. ...
AIM: Retinopathy of prematurity is a significant global cause of childhood blindness. This study aims to identify serum biomarkers th …
Adherence and factors influencing adherence to glaucoma medications among adult glaucoma patients in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Abore KW, Fole EB, Abebe MT, Tekle NF, Tilahun RB, Chinkey FD, Abera MT. Abore KW, et al. PLoS One. 2024 Mar 13;19(3):e0293047. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0293047. eCollection 2024. PLoS One. 2024. PMID: 38478513 Free PMC article.
Raised intraocular pressure could cause progressive visual field loss and blindness if left uncontrolled. Adherence to ocular hypotensive medications is vital to prevent optic nerve damage and its consequences. ...
Raised intraocular pressure could cause progressive visual field loss and blindness if left uncontrolled. Adherence to ocular hypoten …
Evaluating the Quantity and Quality of Health Economic Literature in Blinding Childhood Disorders: A Systematic Literature Review.
Teoh LJ, Kellett S, Patel DE, Cortina-Borja M, Solebo AL, Rahi JS. Teoh LJ, et al. Pharmacoeconomics. 2024 Mar;42(3):275-299. doi: 10.1007/s40273-023-01311-5. Epub 2023 Nov 16. Pharmacoeconomics. 2024. PMID: 37971639 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Evidence on the socioeconomic burden associated with childhood visual impairment, severe visual impairment and blindness (VI/SVI/BL) is needed to inform economic evaluations of existing and emerging interventions aimed at protecting or improving vision. ...
BACKGROUND: Evidence on the socioeconomic burden associated with childhood visual impairment, severe visual impairment and blindness
Outcomes of cochlear implantation in Usher syndrome: a systematic review.
Cornwall HL, Lam CM, Chaudhry D, Muzaffar J, Monksfield P, Bance ML. Cornwall HL, et al. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2024 Mar;281(3):1115-1129. doi: 10.1007/s00405-023-08304-2. Epub 2023 Nov 6. Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol. 2024. PMID: 37930386 Free PMC article. Review.
The Relevance of Arterial Blood Pressure in the Management of Glaucoma Progression: A Systematic Review.
Van Eijgen J, Melgarejo JD, Van Laeken J, Van der Pluijm C, Matheussen H, Verhaegen M, Van Keer K, Maestre GE, Al-Aswad LA, Vanassche T, Zhang ZY, Stalmans I. Van Eijgen J, et al. Am J Hypertens. 2024 Feb 15;37(3):179-198. doi: 10.1093/ajh/hpad111. Am J Hypertens. 2024. PMID: 37995334 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of global blindness and is expected to co-occur more frequently with vascular morbidities in the upcoming years, as both are aging-related diseases. ...
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma is one of the leading causes of global blindness and is expected to co-occur more frequently with vascular morbi …
Knowledge about glaucoma among adults in Africa: a systematic review.
Yimam W, Anbesaw T, Seid M, Kumar P, Wolie H. Yimam W, et al. BMC Ophthalmol. 2024 Feb 14;24(1):69. doi: 10.1186/s12886-024-03333-9. BMC Ophthalmol. 2024. PMID: 38355482 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Africa is one of the continents with a substantial burden of glaucoma, where it is approximately twice as common as it is worldwide. If left untreated, glaucoma can cause blindness and permanent vision loss if it is not addressed promptly. Good knowledge is ess …
BACKGROUND: Africa is one of the continents with a substantial burden of glaucoma, where it is approximately twice as common as it is worldw …
Potential of medicinal plants to ameliorate neovascularization activities in diabetes: A systematic review.
Yong PH, New SY, Azzani M, Wu YS, Chia VV, Ng ZX. Yong PH, et al. Endocr Regul. 2024 Feb 12;58(1):26-39. doi: 10.2478/enr-2024-0004. Print 2023 Jan 1. Endocr Regul. 2024. PMID: 38345496 Free article.
In addition, microvascular alterations, segmental demyelination, and endoneurial microangiopathy may cause progressive deterioration ultimately leading to kidney failure and permanent blindness. Some medicinal plants have potent anti-angiogenic, antioxidant or anti-inflamm …
In addition, microvascular alterations, segmental demyelination, and endoneurial microangiopathy may cause progressive deterioration ultimat …
Impact of Vision Impairment and Ocular Morbidity and Their Treatment on Quality of Life in Children: A Systematic Review.
Li D, Chan VF, Virgili G, Mavi S, Pundir S, Singh MK, She X, Piyasena P, Clarke M, Whitestone N, Patnaik JL, Xiao B, Cherwek DH, Negash H, O'Connor S, Prakalapakorn SG, Huang H, Wang H, Boswell M, Congdon N. Li D, et al. Ophthalmology. 2024 Feb;131(2):188-207. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2023.09.005. Epub 2023 Sep 9. Ophthalmology. 2024. PMID: 37696451 Free article. Review.
TOPIC: This review summarizes existing evidence of the impact of vision impairment and ocular morbidity and their treatment on children's quality of life (QoL). ...The QoL scores did not differ between children with and without vision impairment (SMD, …
TOPIC: This review summarizes existing evidence of the impact of vision impairment and ocular morbidity and their treatment on …
Performance of artificial intelligence for the detection of pathological myopia from colour fundus images: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Prashar J, Tay N. Prashar J, et al. Eye (Lond). 2024 Feb;38(2):303-314. doi: 10.1038/s41433-023-02680-z. Epub 2023 Aug 7. Eye (Lond). 2024. PMID: 37550366 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Pathological myopia (PM) is a major cause of worldwide blindness and represents a serious threat to eye health globally. Artificial intelligence (AI)-based methods are gaining traction in ophthalmology as highly sensitive and specific tools for sc …
BACKGROUND: Pathological myopia (PM) is a major cause of worldwide blindness and represents a serious threat to eye health
Minimally Invasive Bleb Surgery for Glaucoma: A Health Technology Assessment.
Ontario Health. Ontario Health. Ont Health Technol Assess Ser. 2024 Jan 11;24(1):1-151. eCollection 2024. Ont Health Technol Assess Ser. 2024. PMID: 38332948 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma is the term for a group of eye disorders that causes progressive damage to the optic nerve, which can lead to visual impairment and, potentially, irreversible blindness. Minimally invasive bleb surgery (MIBS) reduces eye pressure through the implantati …
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma is the term for a group of eye disorders that causes progressive damage to the optic nerve, which can lead to visual im …
Which rehabilitation initiatives can effectively improve participation in an educational setting for visually impaired and blind adolescents? A systematic review.
Milde N, Schmidt DC, Larsen A, Kessel L. Milde N, et al. BMC Ophthalmol. 2024 Jan 4;24(1):10. doi: 10.1186/s12886-023-03267-8. BMC Ophthalmol. 2024. PMID: 38178072 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Visually impaired and blind adolescents fare poorly in educational attainment compared to adolescents without vision impairment. Rehabilitation holds the potential to compensate for the hindrances that the impairment causes. ...
BACKGROUND: Visually impaired and blind adolescents fare poorly in educational attainment compared to adolescents without vision i
Associations of antidiabetic drugs with diabetic retinopathy in people with type 2 diabetes: an umbrella review and meta-analysis.
Tan L, Wang Z, Okoth K, Toulis KA, Denniston AK, Singh BM, Crowe FL, Sainsbury C, Wang J, Nirantharakumar K. Tan L, et al. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2024 Jan 3;14:1303238. doi: 10.3389/fendo.2023.1303238. eCollection 2023. Front Endocrinol (Lausanne). 2024. PMID: 38239984 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the most frequent complication of type 2 diabetes and remains the leading cause of preventable blindness. Current clinical decisions regarding the administration of antidiabetic drugs do not sufficiently incorporate the risk of DR d …
BACKGROUND: Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the most frequent complication of type 2 diabetes and remains the leading cause of preventable b
The p.C759F Variant in USH2A Is a Pathogenic Mutation: Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis of 667 Genotypes.
Han JH, Cancellieri F, Perea-Romero I, Ayuso C, Quinodoz M, Rivolta C. Han JH, et al. Ophthalmic Res. 2024;67(1):107-114. doi: 10.1159/000535545. Epub 2023 Nov 28. Ophthalmic Res. 2024. PMID: 38016437 Free article.
CONCLUSIONS: Our results confirm that p.C759F is a bona fide mutation, leading to retinal blindness according to a recessive pattern of inheritance....
CONCLUSIONS: Our results confirm that p.C759F is a bona fide mutation, leading to retinal blindness according to a recessive pattern …
The prevention and management of postoperative trachomatous trichiasis: A systematic review.
Kreis AJ, Gower EW, Kropp M, Kello AB, Nouhoum G, Resnikoff S, Talero SL, Solomon AW. Kreis AJ, et al. Surv Ophthalmol. 2024 Jan-Feb;69(1):93-102. doi: 10.1016/j.survophthal.2023.02.008. Epub 2023 Mar 5. Surv Ophthalmol. 2024. PMID: 36878359 Free article. Review.
Among ocular infections, trachoma is the main cause of blindness. Repeated conjunctival Chlamydia trachomatis infections lead to trichiasis, corneal opacification, and visual impairment. ...
Among ocular infections, trachoma is the main cause of blindness. Repeated conjunctival Chlamydia trachomatis infections lead to tric …
Impacts of visual impairment on pragmatic impairment: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Lulu C, Xie H, Wang P, Zhang T. Lulu C, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Dec 8;18(12):e0294326. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0294326. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 38064440 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVE: We primarily carry out a meta-analysis of visual impairment from low vision to blindness and pragmatic impairment in people with low vision or blindness to verify visual impairment may cause pragmatic impairment. ...CONCLUSION: The meta-analysis reveals r …
OBJECTIVE: We primarily carry out a meta-analysis of visual impairment from low vision to blindness and pragmatic impairment in peopl …
The case for investment in eye health: systematic review and economic modelling analysis.
Wong B, Singh K, Everett B, O'Brien KS, Ravilla T, Khanna RC, Chase H, Frick KD. Wong B, et al. Bull World Health Organ. 2023 Dec 1;101(12):786-799. doi: 10.2471/BLT.23.289863. Epub 2023 Oct 30. Bull World Health Organ. 2023. PMID: 38024247 Free PMC article.
Second, we employed an economic modelling analysis to estimate benefit-cost ratios from eye health investments in India. We compared the returns from eye health to returns in other domains across global health and development. ...CONCLUSION: Eye
Second, we employed an economic modelling analysis to estimate benefit-cost ratios from eye health investments in India. We co …
Arterial Embolism After Facial Fat Grafting: A Systematic Literature Review.
Moellhoff N, Kuhlmann C, Frank K, Kim BS, Conte F, Cotofana S, Piccolo NS, Pallua N. Moellhoff N, et al. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2023 Dec;47(6):2771-2787. doi: 10.1007/s00266-023-03511-y. Epub 2023 Aug 10. Aesthetic Plast Surg. 2023. PMID: 37563433 Free PMC article. Review.
Six patients died following embolisms. CONCLUSIONS: AE causes severe complications such as blindness, stroke, and death. Due to a lack of high-quality data, no evidence-based treatment algorithms exist. ...
Six patients died following embolisms. CONCLUSIONS: AE causes severe complications such as blindness, stroke, and death. Due to a lac …
Estimated fetal weight standards of the INTERGROWTH-21st project for the prediction of adverse outcomes: a systematic review with meta-analysis.
Rebelo F, Carrilho TRB, Canuto R, Schlussel MM, Farias DR, Ohuma EO, Kac G. Rebelo F, et al. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2023 Dec;36(2):2230510. doi: 10.1080/14767058.2023.2230510. J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med. 2023. PMID: 37408129 Free article. Review.
The risk of bias was high (>50% of studies with high risk) for two domains: blindness of assessment (81.3%) and calibration assessment (93.8%). ...
The risk of bias was high (>50% of studies with high risk) for two domains: blindness of assessment (81.3%) and calibration assess …
Performances of artificial intelligence in detecting pathologic myopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Zhang Y, Li Y, Liu J, Wang J, Li H, Zhang J, Yu X. Zhang Y, et al. Eye (Lond). 2023 Dec;37(17):3565-3573. doi: 10.1038/s41433-023-02551-7. Epub 2023 Apr 28. Eye (Lond). 2023. PMID: 37117783 Free article.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: Pathologic myopia (PM) is a major cause of severe visual impairment and blindness, and current applications of artificial intelligence (AI) have covered the diagnosis and classification of PM. ...
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: Pathologic myopia (PM) is a major cause of severe visual impairment and blindness, and current applications of …
Postoperative trachomatous trichiasis: a systematic review and meta-analysis study.
Adimassu NF, Assem AS, Fekadu SA. Adimassu NF, et al. Int Health. 2023 Nov 3;15(6):623-629. doi: 10.1093/inthealth/ihad014. Int Health. 2023. PMID: 36852770 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Trachomatous trichiasis is the potential stage of trachoma in which the eyelashes scratch the surface of the globe, ultimately causing corneal opacity, visual impairment and blindness. The aim of this systematic review and meta-analysis is to obtain the pooled …
BACKGROUND: Trachomatous trichiasis is the potential stage of trachoma in which the eyelashes scratch the surface of the globe, ultimately c …
Ophthalmic manifestations and treatments of proteus syndrome: a case report and systematic review.
Jia RB, Wang YF, Jia RB. Jia RB, et al. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2023 Nov;27(21):10313-10321. doi: 10.26355/eurrev_202311_34306. Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci. 2023. PMID: 37975355 Free article.
CASE PRESENTATION: A case of PS with atypical ocular features and syndromes was observed in a Chinese female. Her proptosis and vision impairment were relieved after Endoscope-Navigation system (ENS)-aided optic canal decompression. ...
CASE PRESENTATION: A case of PS with atypical ocular features and syndromes was observed in a Chinese female. Her proptosis and vision
A systematic review of the cell death mechanisms in retinal pigment epithelium cells and photoreceptors after subretinal hemorrhage - Implications for treatment options.
Chhatwal S, Antony H, Lamei S, Kovács-Öller T, Klettner AK, Zille M. Chhatwal S, et al. Biomed Pharmacother. 2023 Nov;167:115572. doi: 10.1016/j.biopha.2023.115572. Epub 2023 Sep 22. Biomed Pharmacother. 2023. PMID: 37742603 Free article. Review.
Blood breakdown products subsequently damage PRs and the RPE and lead to poor vision and blindness. Hence, there is a high need for options to preserve the retina and visual functions. ...
Blood breakdown products subsequently damage PRs and the RPE and lead to poor vision and blindness. Hence, there is a high need for o …
Effect of genotype on individual response to the pharmacological treatment of glaucoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Scuteri D, Pocobelli G, Sakurada Y, Russo R, Tonin P, Nicotera P, Bagetta G, Corasaniti MT, Nucci C. Scuteri D, et al. Biol Direct. 2023 Oct 13;18(1):66. doi: 10.1186/s13062-023-00423-4. Biol Direct. 2023. PMID: 37833756 Free PMC article. Review.
The social impact of glaucoma is worth of note: primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness worldwide, affecting some 68.56 million people with overall prevalence of 2.4%. ...
The social impact of glaucoma is worth of note: primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) is one of the leading causes of irreversible blindness
The International Classification of Functioning, Disability and Health Core Set for deafblindness. Part I: a systematic review of outcome measures.
Paramasivam A, Jaiswal A, Budhiraja S, Holzhey P, Santhakumaran P, Ogedengbe T, Martin J, DAS S, Côté S, Hassid R, James TG, Kennedy B, Tang D, Tran Y, Colson-Osborne H, Li Chen Che M, Minhas R, Granberg S, Wittich W. Paramasivam A, et al. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2023 Oct;59(5):615-627. doi: 10.23736/S1973-9087.23.07890-5. Epub 2023 Jul 17. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2023. PMID: 37458491 Free PMC article.
Efficacy of optometric phototherapy: a systematic review.
Cervera-Sánchez Z, Cacho-Martínez P, García-Muñoz Á. Cervera-Sánchez Z, et al. J Optom. 2023 Oct-Dec;16(4):305-314. doi: 10.1016/j.optom.2023.03.002. Epub 2023 May 23. J Optom. 2023. PMID: 37230932 Free PMC article. Review.
Efficacy and safety of pan retinal photocoagulation combined with intravitreal anti-VEGF agents for high-risk proliferative diabetic retinopathy: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Fu P, Huang Y, Wan X, Zuo H, Yang Y, Shi R, Huang M. Fu P, et al. Medicine (Baltimore). 2023 Sep 29;102(39):e34856. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000034856. Medicine (Baltimore). 2023. PMID: 37773800 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: High-risk proliferative diabetic retinopathy (HR-PDR) is the advanced stage of diabetic retinopathy progression with poor prior treatment efficacy and high rates of blindness. This meta-analysis aims to compare the efficacy and safety of pan retinal photocoagul …
BACKGROUND: High-risk proliferative diabetic retinopathy (HR-PDR) is the advanced stage of diabetic retinopathy progression with poor prior …
Efficacy of citicoline as a supplement in glaucoma patients: A systematic review.
Prinz J, Prokosch V, Liu H, Walter P, Fuest M, Migliorini F. Prinz J, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Sep 28;18(9):e0291836. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0291836. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37768938 Free PMC article.
PURPOSE: Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness worldwide. Retinal ganglion cells (RGC), the neurons that connect the eyes to the brain, specifically die in glaucoma, leading to blindness. ...
PURPOSE: Glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness worldwide. Retinal ganglion cells (RGC), the neurons that connect the …
Global risk factor analysis of myopia onset in children: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Yu M, Hu Y, Han M, Song J, Wu Z, Xu Z, Liu Y, Shao Z, Liu G, Yang Z, Bi H. Yu M, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Sep 20;18(9):e0291470. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0291470. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37729320 Free PMC article.
Myopia prevention strategies should be designed based on environmental factors, gender, parental myopia and eye indicators in order to explore a lifestyle that is more conducive to the eye health of children....
Myopia prevention strategies should be designed based on environmental factors, gender, parental myopia and eye indicators in order to explo …
Home-based screening tools for amblyopia: a systematic review.
Sii SSZ, Chean CS, Kuht H, Bunce C, Thomas MG, Rufai SR. Sii SSZ, et al. Eye (Lond). 2023 Sep;37(13):2649-2658. doi: 10.1038/s41433-023-02412-3. Epub 2023 Feb 24. Eye (Lond). 2023. PMID: 36828959 Free PMC article. Review.
The impact of spectacle correction on the well-being of children with vision impairment due to uncorrected refractive error: a systematic review.
Pirindhavellie GP, Yong AC, Mashige KP, Naidoo KS, Chan VF. Pirindhavellie GP, et al. BMC Public Health. 2023 Aug 18;23(1):1575. doi: 10.1186/s12889-023-16484-z. BMC Public Health. 2023. PMID: 37596579 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Despite being easily corrected with eyeglasses, over two-thirds of the world's child population presents with vision impairment (VI) due to uncorrected refractive errors. While systematic reviews have shown that VI can significantly impact children's dep …
BACKGROUND: Despite being easily corrected with eyeglasses, over two-thirds of the world's child population presents with vision i
Associations between vision impairment and vision-related interventions on crash risk and driving cessation: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Nguyen H, Di Tanna GL, Coxon K, Brown J, Ren K, Ramke J, Burton MJ, Gordon I, Zhang JH, Furtado J, Mdala S, Kitema GF, Keay L. Nguyen H, et al. BMJ Open. 2023 Aug 11;13(8):e065210. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-065210. BMJ Open. 2023. PMID: 37567751 Free PMC article.
OBJECTIVES: To systematically investigate the associations between vision impairment and risk of motor vehicle crash (MVC) involvement, and evaluate vision-related interventions to reduce MVCs. ...
OBJECTIVES: To systematically investigate the associations between vision impairment and risk of motor vehicle crash (MVC) inv …
Uric acid and glaucoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Mohammadi M, Yarmohammadi A, Salehi-Abargouei A, Ghasemirad H, Shirvani M, Ghoshouni H. Mohammadi M, et al. Front Med (Lausanne). 2023 Jul 28;10:1159316. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2023.1159316. eCollection 2023. Front Med (Lausanne). 2023. PMID: 37575992 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma, the leading cause of irreversible blindness, is a common disorder that contributes to gradual optic nerve degeneration. ...
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma, the leading cause of irreversible blindness, is a common disorder that contributes to gradual optic nerve degen …
Ocular and orbital manifestations of granulomatosis with polyangiitis: a systematic review of published cases.
Moin KA, Yeakle MM, Parrill AM, Garofalo VA, Tsiyer AR, Bishev D, Gala D, Fogel J, Hatsis AJ, Wickas TD, Anand P, Morcos M. Moin KA, et al. Rom J Ophthalmol. 2023 Jul-Sep;67(3):214-221. doi: 10.22336/rjo.2023.38. Rom J Ophthalmol. 2023. PMID: 37876507 Free PMC article. Review.
Conclusions: We recommend that clinicians should consider ocular or orbital GPA in patients presenting with non-specific eye complaints, such as vision impairment, orbital mass, or proptosis, and obtain further assessments to determine the possible presence of granu …
Conclusions: We recommend that clinicians should consider ocular or orbital GPA in patients presenting with non-specific eye complaints, suc …
Complete Decongestive Therapy Effect on Breast Cancer Related to Lymphedema: A Systemic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Shamoun S, Ahmad M. Shamoun S, et al. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2023 Jul 1;24(7):2225-2238. doi: 10.31557/APJCP.2023.24.7.2225. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev. 2023. PMID: 37505751 Free PMC article.
To improve the body of evidence supporting the effectiveness of the CDT on BCRL, additional trials with bigger sample sizes, longer follow-ups, blindness outcomes, and patient compliance evaluations are required....
To improve the body of evidence supporting the effectiveness of the CDT on BCRL, additional trials with bigger sample sizes, longer follow-u …
Brain structural changes in blindness: a systematic review and an anatomical likelihood estimation (ALE) meta-analysis.
Paré S, Bleau M, Dricot L, Ptito M, Kupers R. Paré S, et al. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2023 Jul;150:105165. doi: 10.1016/j.neubiorev.2023.105165. Epub 2023 Apr 11. Neurosci Biobehav Rev. 2023. PMID: 37054803 Free article. Review.
In recent decades, numerous structural brain imaging studies investigated purported morphometric changes in early (EB) and late onset blindness (LB). The results of these studies have not yielded very consistent results, neither with respect to the type, nor to the anatomi …
In recent decades, numerous structural brain imaging studies investigated purported morphometric changes in early (EB) and late onset bli
Artificial iris implantation in congenital aniridia: A systematic review.
Romano D, Bremond-Gignac D, Barbany M, Rahman A, Mauring L, Semeraro F, Cursiefen C, Lagali N, Romano V. Romano D, et al. Surv Ophthalmol. 2023 Jul-Aug;68(4):794-808. doi: 10.1016/j.survophthal.2022.11.001. Epub 2022 Nov 12. Surv Ophthalmol. 2023. PMID: 36379301 Free article.
Accuracy and reliability of self-administered visual acuity tests: Systematic review of pragmatic trials.
Thirunavukarasu AJ, Hassan R, Limonard A, Savant SV. Thirunavukarasu AJ, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Jun 22;18(6):e0281847. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0281847. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37347757 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Remote self-administered visual acuity (VA) tests have the potential to allow patients and non-specialists to assess vision without eye health professional input. Validation in pragmatic trials is necessary to demonstrate the accuracy and reliability of …
BACKGROUND: Remote self-administered visual acuity (VA) tests have the potential to allow patients and non-specialists to assess vision with …
Determinants of diabetic retinopathy in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Azagew AW, Yohanes YB, Beko ZW, Ferede YM, Mekonnen CK. Azagew AW, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Jun 8;18(6):e0286627. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0286627. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37289766 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the primary retinal vascular complication of diabetes mellitus and a leading cause of visual impairment and blindness. It affects the global diabetic population. In Ethiopia, about one-fifth of diabetic patients were affected by D …
INTRODUCTION: Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is the primary retinal vascular complication of diabetes mellitus and a leading cause of visual impa …
Monkeypox-Associated Manifestations and Complications Involving the Eye: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Previous and Current Outbreaks.
Abdelaal A, Reda A, Hassan AR, Mashaal A, Abu Serhan H, Katamesh BE, Abdelazeem B, Mohanty A, Padhi BK, Rodriguez-Morales AJ, Sah R. Abdelaal A, et al. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). 2023 May-Jun 01;12(3):326-337. doi: 10.1097/APO.0000000000000608. Epub 2023 May 31. Asia Pac J Ophthalmol (Phila). 2023. PMID: 37249903 Free article.
Monkeypox-associated eye complications were reported only in the previous outbreaks which included keratitis (ES=4%; 95% CI: 3%-6%), corneal ulceration (ES=4%; 95% CI: 2%-5%), unilateral (ES=3%; 95% CI: 1%-4%) and bilateral blindness (ES=0%; 95% CI: 0%-2%), and impaired vi …
Monkeypox-associated eye complications were reported only in the previous outbreaks which included keratitis (ES=4%; 95% CI: 3%-6%), corneal …
Effect of yoga on intra-ocular pressure in patients with glaucoma: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Chetry D, Singh J, Chhetri A, Katiyar VK, Singh DS. Chetry D, et al. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2023 May;71(5):1757-1765. doi: 10.4103/ijo.IJO_2054_22. Indian J Ophthalmol. 2023. PMID: 37203026 Free PMC article. Review.
Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the world, with an estimated 57.5 million people suffering from glaucoma globally. ...
Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness in the world, with an estimated 57.5 million people suffering from glaucoma globall …
Taurine: A Source and Application for the Relief of Visual Fatigue.
Duan H, Song W, Guo J, Yan W. Duan H, et al. Nutrients. 2023 Apr 12;15(8):1843. doi: 10.3390/nu15081843. Nutrients. 2023. PMID: 37111062 Free PMC article. Review.
Presently, some progress has been made in research related to taurine in eye health, but the lack of systematic summaries has led to the neglect of its application in the relief of visual fatigue. ...
Presently, some progress has been made in research related to taurine in eye health, but the lack of systematic summaries has …
Risk factors for recurrences and visual impairment in patients with ocular toxoplasmosis: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Cifuentes-González C, Rojas-Carabali W, Pérez ÁO, Carvalho É, Valenzuela F, Miguel-Escuder L, Ormaechea MS, Heredia M, Baquero-Ospina P, Adan A, Curi A, Schlaen A, Urzua CA, Couto C, Arellanes L, de-la-Torre A. Cifuentes-González C, et al. PLoS One. 2023 Apr 3;18(4):e0283845. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0283845. eCollection 2023. PLoS One. 2023. PMID: 37011101 Free PMC article.
OT is the leading cause of posterior uveitis globally; it is a recurrent disease that may result in visual impairment and blindness. This systematic review and meta-analysis aim to summarize and evaluate the risk factors for recurrences, visual impairment, and blindness
OT is the leading cause of posterior uveitis globally; it is a recurrent disease that may result in visual impairment and blindness. …
Blood pressure control for diabetic retinopathy.
Do DV, Han G, Abariga SA, Sleilati G, Vedula SS, Hawkins BS. Do DV, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023 Mar 28;3(3):CD006127. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD006127.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023. PMID: 36975019 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes and a leading cause of visual impairment and blindness. Research has established the importance of blood glucose control to prevent development and progression of the ocular complications of diabetes. .. …
BACKGROUND: Diabetic retinopathy is a common complication of diabetes and a leading cause of visual impairment and blindness. Researc …
A systematic review, meta-analysis, and network analysis of diagnostic microRNAs in glaucoma.
Rezaei M, Faramarzpour M, Shobeiri P, Seyedmirzaei H, Sarasyabi MS, Dabiri S. Rezaei M, et al. Eur J Med Res. 2023 Mar 27;28(1):137. doi: 10.1186/s40001-023-01093-8. Eur J Med Res. 2023. PMID: 36973823 Free PMC article. Review.
Glaucoma is a chronic neurodegenerative process of the optic nerve that is the leading cause of blindness worldwide, and early diagnosis of the disease could greatly affect patients' prognoses. ...
Glaucoma is a chronic neurodegenerative process of the optic nerve that is the leading cause of blindness worldwide, and early diagno …
Anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for proliferative diabetic retinopathy.
Martinez-Zapata MJ, Salvador I, Martí-Carvajal AJ, Pijoan JI, Cordero JA, Ponomarev D, Kernohan A, Solà I, Virgili G. Martinez-Zapata MJ, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023 Mar 20;3(3):CD008721. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD008721.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023. PMID: 36939655 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) is an advanced complication of diabetic retinopathy that can cause blindness. It consists of the presence of new vessels in the retina and vitreous haemorrhage. ...
BACKGROUND: Proliferative diabetic retinopathy (PDR) is an advanced complication of diabetic retinopathy that can cause blindness. It …
Molecular and serological diagnosis of toxoplasmosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Souza IMFNB, Siqueira VDS, Ribeiro IDC, Moraes LSP, Prado DPGD, Rezende SR, Costa WLGD, Rezende HHA. Souza IMFNB, et al. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2023 Mar 13;65:e19. doi: 10.1590/S1678-9946202365019. eCollection 2023. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2023. PMID: 36921207 Free PMC article.
This disease can cause problems ranging from mild symptoms to serious conditions, such as encephalitis, miscarriage and blindness. Therefore, it is of utmost importance to perform a diagnosis with reproducible techniques in order to obtain a good prognosis. ...
This disease can cause problems ranging from mild symptoms to serious conditions, such as encephalitis, miscarriage and blindness. Th …
Device-modified trabeculectomy for glaucoma.
Park J, Rittiphairoj T, Wang X, E JY, Bicket AK. Park J, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023 Mar 13;3(3):CD010472. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD010472.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023. PMID: 36912740 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma is an optic neuropathy that leads to visual field defects and vision loss. It is the second leading cause of irreversible blindness in the world. Treatment for glaucoma aims to reduce intraocular pressure (IOP) to slow or prevent further vision loss. . …
BACKGROUND: Glaucoma is an optic neuropathy that leads to visual field defects and vision loss. It is the second leading cause of irreversib …
Effectiveness and safety of ginkgo biloba preparations in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Li D, Ma J, Wei B, Gao S, Lang Y, Wan X. Li D, et al. Front Aging Neurosci. 2023 Mar 7;15:1124710. doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2023.1124710. eCollection 2023. Front Aging Neurosci. 2023. PMID: 36960422 Free PMC article.
The overall methodological quality of the included RCTs is poor due to the high risks of blindness and allocation concealment. The meta-analysis results showed statistically significant differences in several outcomes including Risk Ratio (RR) in change for clinical effect …
The overall methodological quality of the included RCTs is poor due to the high risks of blindness and allocation concealment. The me …
Global Prevalence of Diabetic Retinopathy in Pediatric Type 2 Diabetes: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Cioana M, Deng J, Nadarajah A, Hou M, Qiu Y, Chen SSJ, Rivas A, Toor PP, Banfield L, Thabane L, Chaudhary V, Samaan MC. Cioana M, et al. JAMA Netw Open. 2023 Mar 1;6(3):e231887. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2023.1887. JAMA Netw Open. 2023. PMID: 36930156 Free PMC article.
IMPORTANCE: Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is increasing globally. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a leading cause of blindness in adults with T2D; however, the global burden of DR in pediatric T2D is unknown. ...
IMPORTANCE: Type 2 diabetes (T2D) is increasing globally. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a leading cause of blindness in adults with T2 …
Cataract surgery in patients with retinitis pigmentosa: systematic review.
Khojasteh H, Riazi-Esfahani H, Mirghorbani M, Khalili Pour E, Mahmoudi A, Mahdizad Z, Akhavanrezayat A, Ghoraba H, Do DV, Nguyen QD. Khojasteh H, et al. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2023 Mar 1;49(3):312-320. doi: 10.1097/j.jcrs.0000000000001101. Epub 2022 Nov 21. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2023. PMID: 36730350 Free PMC article.
RP affects more than 1 million individuals worldwide. Although night blindness and restricted visual field are the most typical symptoms of these individuals, generalized vision loss due to cataracts can be expected in the latter stages of the disease. ...
RP affects more than 1 million individuals worldwide. Although night blindness and restricted visual field are the most typical sympt …
Indigenous Eye Health in the Americas: The Burden of Vision Impairment and Ocular Diseases.
Furtado JM, Fernandes AG, Silva JC, Del Pino S, Hommes C. Furtado JM, et al. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2023 Feb 21;20(5):3820. doi: 10.3390/ijerph20053820. Int J Environ Res Public Health. 2023. PMID: 36900846 Free PMC article.
Review of the burden of vision impairment and blindness and ocular disease occurrence in Indigenous Peoples of the Americas. We systematically reviewed findings of the frequency of vision impairment and blindness and/or frequency of ocula …
Review of the burden of vision impairment and blindness and ocular disease occurrence in Indigenous Peoples of the Amer …
Concomitant Calcium Channelopathies Involving CACNA1A and CACNA1F: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Schaare D, Sarasua SM, Lusk L, Parthasarathy S, Wang L, Helbig I, Boccuto L. Schaare D, et al. Genes (Basel). 2023 Feb 3;14(2):400. doi: 10.3390/genes14020400. Genes (Basel). 2023. PMID: 36833327 Free PMC article.
The patient presents with episodes of vomiting, hemiplegia, cerebral edema, seizure, fever, transient blindness, and encephalopathy. He is nonverbal, nonambulatory, and forced to have a very limited diet due to abnormal immune responses. ...
The patient presents with episodes of vomiting, hemiplegia, cerebral edema, seizure, fever, transient blindness, and encephalopathy. …
Medicines for Obesity: Appraisal of Clinical Studies with Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development, and Evaluation Tool.
Karavia EA, Giannopoulou PC, Konstantinopoulou V, Athanasopoulou K, Filippatos TD, Panagiotakos D, Kypreos KE. Karavia EA, et al. Nutrients. 2023 Jan 24;15(3):606. doi: 10.3390/nu15030606. Nutrients. 2023. PMID: 36771314 Free PMC article.
Less frequently, trials suffered from the risk of bias mainly due to lack of blindness in the treatment. Our work indicates that additional higher-quality clinical trials are needed to gain more confidence in the estimate of the effect of currently used anti-obesity medici …
Less frequently, trials suffered from the risk of bias mainly due to lack of blindness in the treatment. Our work indicates that addi …
Telerehabilitation for people with low vision.
Bittner AK, Yoshinaga PD, Rittiphairoj T, Li T. Bittner AK, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023 Jan 13;1(1):CD011019. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD011019.pub4. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2023. PMID: 36637057 Free PMC article. Review.
OBJECTIVES: To compare the effects of telerehabilitation with face-to-face (e.g. in-office or inpatient) vision rehabilitation services for improving vision-related quality of life and near reading ability in people with visual function loss due to any ocular condit …
OBJECTIVES: To compare the effects of telerehabilitation with face-to-face (e.g. in-office or inpatient) vision rehabilitation
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents for treating cystoid macular edema following cataract surgery.
Wingert AM, Liu SH, Lin JC, Sridhar J. Wingert AM, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Dec 15;12(12):CD004239. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD004239.pub4. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022. PMID: 36520144 Free PMC article. Review.
Cystoid macular edema (CME), the accumulation of fluid in the central retina due to leakage from dilated capillaries, is the most common cause of vision impairment following cataract surgery. Acute CME, defined as CME of less than four months' duration, often resolv …
Cystoid macular edema (CME), the accumulation of fluid in the central retina due to leakage from dilated capillaries, is the most common cau …
Laser therapy for retinopathy in sickle cell disease.
Myint KT, Sahoo S, Thein AW, Moe S, Ni H. Myint KT, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Dec 12;12(12):CD010790. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD010790.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022. PMID: 36508693 Free PMC article. Review.
Efficacy and effectiveness of anti-VEGF or steroids monotherapy versus combination treatment for macular edema secondary to retinal vein occlusion: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Zhang W, Liu Y, Sang A. Zhang W, et al. BMC Ophthalmol. 2022 Dec 6;22(1):472. doi: 10.1186/s12886-022-02682-7. BMC Ophthalmol. 2022. PMID: 36474156 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Retinal vein occlusion (RVO) is the main cause of retinal vascular blindness. Laser photocoagulation therapy is the regarded as the standard treatment for branch retinal vein occlusion (BRVO) in the guidelines, but it is not effective for macular edema (ME) sec …
BACKGROUND: Retinal vein occlusion (RVO) is the main cause of retinal vascular blindness. Laser photocoagulation therapy is the regar …
Costs associated with retinopathy of prematurity: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Gyllensten H, Humayun J, Sjöbom U, Hellström A, Löfqvist C. Gyllensten H, et al. BMJ Open. 2022 Nov 24;12(11):e057864. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2021-057864. BMJ Open. 2022. PMID: 36424118 Free PMC article.
Four studies reported healthcare follow-up costs (lifetime costs ranging from US$64 to US$2420, and 10-year costs of US$1695, respectively), and of these, three also reported lifetime costs for blindness (range US$26 686-US$224 295) using secondary cost data. Included pape …
Four studies reported healthcare follow-up costs (lifetime costs ranging from US$64 to US$2420, and 10-year costs of US$1695, respectively), …
Effect of cataract surgery on the progression of age-related macular degeneration.
Chen Z, Zeng Y, Tian F. Chen Z, et al. Medicine (Baltimore). 2022 Nov 4;101(44):e31566. doi: 10.1097/MD.0000000000031566. Medicine (Baltimore). 2022. PMID: 36343088 Free PMC article.
BACKGROUND: Cataracts and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are common causes of decreased vision and blindness in individuals over age 50. Although surgery is the most effective treatment for cataracts, it may accelerate the progression of AMD, so this study further …
BACKGROUND: Cataracts and age-related macular degeneration (AMD) are common causes of decreased vision and blindness in individuals o …
Interventions for perceptual disorders following stroke.
Hazelton C, Thomson K, Todhunter-Brown A, Campbell P, Chung CS, Dorris L, Gillespie DC, Hunter SM, McGill K, Nicolson DJ, Williams LJ, Brady MC. Hazelton C, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Nov 3;11(11):CD007039. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD007039.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022. PMID: 36326118 Free PMC article. Review.
Blindness in glaucoma: primary open-angle glaucoma versus primary angle-closure glaucoma-a meta-analysis.
George R, Panda S, Vijaya L. George R, et al. Eye (Lond). 2022 Nov;36(11):2099-2105. doi: 10.1038/s41433-021-01802-9. Epub 2021 Oct 13. Eye (Lond). 2022. PMID: 34645961 Free PMC article.
AIM: To estimate the risk of blindness with primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) compared to primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) in those population-based studies that reported blindness rates for both PACG and POAG. ...CONCLUSION: Primary angle-closure disease is m …
AIM: To estimate the risk of blindness with primary angle-closure glaucoma (PACG) compared to primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) in t …
Learning to see after early and extended blindness: A scoping review.
May E, Arach P, Kishiki E, Geneau R, Maehara G, Sukhai M, Hamm LM. May E, et al. Front Psychol. 2022 Oct 27;13:954328. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2022.954328. eCollection 2022. Front Psychol. 2022. PMID: 36389599 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSION: This summary will help guide the research and services provision to help children learn to see after early and extended blindness....
CONCLUSION: This summary will help guide the research and services provision to help children learn to see after early and extended blind
Do Nutrients and Nutraceuticals Play a Role in Diabetic Retinopathy? A Systematic Review.
Milluzzo A, Barchitta M, Maugeri A, Magnano San Lio R, Favara G, Mazzone MG, Sciacca L, Agodi A. Milluzzo A, et al. Nutrients. 2022 Oct 21;14(20):4430. doi: 10.3390/nu14204430. Nutrients. 2022. PMID: 36297113 Free PMC article. Review.
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a multifactorial neuro-microvascular disease, whose prevalence ranges from 25% to 60% of subjects affected by diabetes mellitus, representing the main cause of legal blindness in adults of industrialized countries. The treatment of advanced sta …
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a multifactorial neuro-microvascular disease, whose prevalence ranges from 25% to 60% of subjects affected by d …
Optical coherence tomography evaluation of choroidal structure changes in diabetic retinopathy patients: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Jiang J, Liu J, Yang J, Jiang B. Jiang J, et al. Front Med (Lausanne). 2022 Oct 20;9:986209. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2022.986209. eCollection 2022. Front Med (Lausanne). 2022. PMID: 36341274 Free PMC article.
INTRODUCTION: Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of the major causes of blindness among working-aged adults worldwide. This study aimed to evaluate the differences in the subfoveal choroidal thickness (SFCT) and choroidal vascularity index (CVI) using optical coherence tomog …
INTRODUCTION: Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of the major causes of blindness among working-aged adults worldwide. This study aimed …
Neural substrates of spatial processing and navigation in blindness: An activation likelihood estimation meta-analysis.
Bleau M, Paré S, Chebat DR, Kupers R, Nemargut JP, Ptito M. Bleau M, et al. Front Neurosci. 2022 Oct 20;16:1010354. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2022.1010354. eCollection 2022. Front Neurosci. 2022. PMID: 36340755 Free PMC article.
To this end, we performed a meta-analysis of the literature on the neural correlates of spatial processing and navigation via sensory modalities other than vision, like touch and audition, in individuals with early and late onset blindness. An activation likelihood estimat …
To this end, we performed a meta-analysis of the literature on the neural correlates of spatial processing and navigation via sensory modali …
Impact of Vision Impairment and Ocular Morbidity and Their Treatment on Depression and Anxiety in Children: A Systematic Review.
Li D, Chan VF, Virgili G, Piyasena P, Negash H, Whitestone N, O'Connor S, Xiao B, Clarke M, Cherwek DH, Singh MK, She X, Wang H, Boswell M, Prakalapakorn SG, Patnaik JL, Congdon N. Li D, et al. Ophthalmology. 2022 Oct;129(10):1152-1170. doi: 10.1016/j.ophtha.2022.05.020. Epub 2022 May 31. Ophthalmology. 2022. PMID: 35660416 Free article. Review.
TOPIC: This systematic review and meta-analysis summarizes existing evidence to establish whether vision impairment, ocular morbidity, and their treatment are associated with depression and anxiety in children. ...Among 36 remaining studies, 21 studies (58.3%) were …
TOPIC: This systematic review and meta-analysis summarizes existing evidence to establish whether vision impairment, ocular mo …
Prevalence of visual impairment due to refractive error among children and adolescents in Ethiopia: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Atlaw D, Shiferaw Z, Sahiledengele B, Degno S, Mamo A, Zenbaba D, Gezahegn H, Desta F, Negash W, Assefa T, Abdela M, Hasano A, Walle G, Kene C, Gomora D, Chattu VK. Atlaw D, et al. PLoS One. 2022 Aug 18;17(8):e0271313. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0271313. eCollection 2022. PLoS One. 2022. PMID: 35980970 Free PMC article.
Laser trabeculoplasty for open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension.
Rolim-de-Moura CR, Paranhos A Jr, Loutfi M, Burton D, Wormald R, Evans JR. Rolim-de-Moura CR, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Aug 9;8(8):CD003919. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD003919.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022. PMID: 35943114 Free PMC article. Review.
BACKGROUND: Open-angle glaucoma (OAG) is an important cause of blindness worldwide. Laser trabeculoplasty, a treatment modality, still does not have a clear position in the treatment sequence. ...
BACKGROUND: Open-angle glaucoma (OAG) is an important cause of blindness worldwide. Laser trabeculoplasty, a treatment modality, stil …
Prevalence of visual impairment and associated factors among children in Ethiopia: Systematic review and meta-analysis.
Anley DT, Anteneh RM, Tegegne YS, Ferede OL, Zemene MA, Angaw DA, Teym A. Anley DT, et al. PLoS One. 2022 Jul 21;17(7):e0271433. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0271433. eCollection 2022. PLoS One. 2022. PMID: 35862381 Free PMC article.
CONCLUSION: Visual impairment among children in Ethiopia is still a public health problem one year later to VISION 2020, a global initiative aimed to eliminate avoidable blindness. All most one out of fourteen children in Ethiopia had visual impairment. Therefore, the gove …
CONCLUSION: Visual impairment among children in Ethiopia is still a public health problem one year later to VISION 2020, a global initiative …
Implications of Diabetes-Induced Altered Metabolites on Retinal Neurodegeneration.
Aldosari DI, Malik A, Alhomida AS, Ola MS. Aldosari DI, et al. Front Neurosci. 2022 Jul 13;16:938029. doi: 10.3389/fnins.2022.938029. eCollection 2022. Front Neurosci. 2022. PMID: 35911994 Free PMC article.
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of the major complications of diabetic eye diseases, causing vision loss and blindness worldwide. The concept of diabetic retinopathy has evolved from microvascular disease into more complex neurovascular disorders. ...
Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is one of the major complications of diabetic eye diseases, causing vision loss and blindness worldwide. Th …
Exploring eye care pathways, patient priorities and economics in Pakistan: A scoping review and expert consultation study with thematic analysis.
Malik M, Strang N, Campbell P, Jonuscheit S. Malik M, et al. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt. 2022 Jul;42(4):694-716. doi: 10.1111/opo.12977. Epub 2022 Mar 23. Ophthalmic Physiol Opt. 2022. PMID: 35318687 Free PMC article. Review.
Seven interlinked themes were identified: eye care pathways, burden of eye disease, public views on eye-related issues, workforce, barriers to uptake of eye care services, quality of eye care services and economic impact of blindness. Research priorities included investiga …
Seven interlinked themes were identified: eye care pathways, burden of eye disease, public views on eye-related issues, workforce, barriers …
Rituximab for thyroid-associated ophthalmopathy.
Kang S, Hamed Azzam S, Minakaran N, Ezra DG. Kang S, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Jun 16;6(6):CD009226. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009226.pub3. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022. PMID: 35709102 Free PMC article. Review.
Rho kinase inhibitor for primary open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension.
Clement Freiberg J, von Spreckelsen A, Kolko M, Azuara-Blanco A, Virgili G. Clement Freiberg J, et al. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022 Jun 10;6(6):CD013817. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD013817.pub2. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2022. PMID: 35686679 Free PMC article. Review.
Glaucoma is classified as primary or secondary, and worldwide, primary glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness. Several subtypes of glaucoma exist, and primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) is the most common. ...
Glaucoma is classified as primary or secondary, and worldwide, primary glaucoma is a leading cause of irreversible blindness. Several …
Women Have Tendons… and Tendinopathy: Gender Bias is a "Gender Void" in Sports Medicine with a Lack of Women Data on Patellar Tendinopathy-A Systematic Review.
Mondini Trissino da Lodi C, Landini MP, Asunis E, Filardo G. Mondini Trissino da Lodi C, et al. Sports Med Open. 2022 Jun 7;8(1):74. doi: 10.1186/s40798-022-00455-6. Sports Med Open. 2022. PMID: 35670894 Free PMC article.
This literature analysis showed a greater gender gap than what is recognized in science and general medicine; it showed a gender blindness in sports medicine when investigating a common problem like patellar tendinopathy....
This literature analysis showed a greater gender gap than what is recognized in science and general medicine; it showed a gender blindnes
Pooled prevalence of blindness in Ethiopia: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Markos M, Kefyalew B, Tesfaye HB. Markos M, et al. BMJ Open Ophthalmol. 2022 Jun;7(1):e000949. doi: 10.1136/bmjophth-2021-000949. BMJ Open Ophthalmol. 2022. PMID: 36161856 Free PMC article. Review.
Blindness is defined as presenting visual acuity worse than 3/60 in the better eye. ...Blindness is among the main public health difficulties in Ethiopia. ...
Blindness is defined as presenting visual acuity worse than 3/60 in the better eye. ...Blindness is among the main public heal