Author | Adam Hochron


Medical Ethics an Evolving Field with Long Reaching Implications

November 28, 2016

As the field of medical ethics continues to expand, its use can be seen in everything from general medical conditions to end of life considerations.

Patients See Benefits of Technological Advances in Ophthalmology

November 28, 2016

As with most surgical advances, new potential procedures in ophthalmology pose their fair share of risks. However, if those risks can be overcome the rewards to patients can make a significant difference in their quality of life.

Finding New Uses for ARGUS Technology in Age-Related Macular Degeneration

November 28, 2016

As a retinal implant, the ARGUS II technology has shown early benefits for patients with retinitis pigmentosa. A new study from the United Kingdom is examining its benefits in patients with the dry form of age related macular degeneration.

Weighing Safety Risks and Efficacy of New Vitrectomy Procedure Option

November 23, 2016

As with all new technologies for surgical procedures, there will be questions to be answered about the safety for hypersonic vitrectomy. While human trials have not started yet, there are good indications in cadaveric and animal studies.