Researchers are warning of a possible link between a rare and devastating eye infection and COVID-19.
1-Dec-2020 3:50 PM EST Add to Favorites
Slit Lamp Breath Shields Proven to Minimize Spread of Droplets That Can Carry Coronavirus During Eye Exams
New research confirms large breath shields protect patients and physicians against droplets which spread COVID-19.
14-Nov-2020 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites
World’s Largest Specialty Clinical Data Registry Reveals Insights into Eye Disease Prevention and Treatment
Research using the American Academy of Ophthalmology’s IRIS Registry to be presented at AAO 2020 Virtual.
13-Nov-2020 3:15 PM EST Add to Favorites
Eye health community warns the coronavirus pandemic may worsen the epidemic of children at risk of nearsightedness.
11-Nov-2020 6:15 PM EST Add to Favorites
American Academy of Ophthalmology Appoints Emily Chew, MD, as Editor-in-Chief of Ophthalmology Science
The American Academy of Ophthalmology today announced the appointment of Emily Chew, MD, as editor in chief of Ophthalmology Science.
21-Oct-2020 6:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Can we safely celebrate Halloween during a pandemic? Like seemingly all questions related to the novel coronavirus, there are no easy answers.
13-Oct-2020 3:40 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The American Academy of Ophthalmology shares back-to-online school checklist to protect kids’ eyes from too much screen time.
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Ophthalmology lost more patient volume due to the COVID-19 pandemic than any other medical specialty.
5-Aug-2020 7:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites
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The National Library of Medicine has accepted Ophthalmology® Retina for inclusion in Medline/PubMed, the first time it has accepted a printed, monthly U.S. ophthalmology journal in 12 years.
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The American Academy of Ophthalmology and the American Academy of Optometry are joining the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to offer spring break safety tips so travelers spend their time on the beach, not in the emergency room
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One risk of space flight is a possible danger to vision. Retired NASA astronaut David Wolf, M.D., will discuss how space flight affects eyes on in a keynote address at a conference of leading eye physicians and surgeons, hosted by the American...
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Eye MD Expert Comment Available Re JAMA Study: Diabetes 2 Epidemic Impacting Younger People's Vision
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American Academy of Ophthalmology Experts Available Re: Diabetic Retinopathy, an Increasingly Common Cause of Blindness
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