Apr 2007



Debate continues over the merits of and the need for providing cataract patients protection from UV light.


Review News

Editor's Page

Bottom Line

What a Tangled Web(site) We Weave

It’s the face of your practice in this digital age, but is your website doing its job?

Technology Update

Radiation for Wet AMD: The Next Frontier?

Strontium-90 exposure shows promise as a way to treat AMD—especially when combined with an anti-VEGF drug.

Letters to the Editor

Medicare Q & A

Plastic Pointers

A Rapidly Emerging Ocular Adnexal Villain

Community-acquired resistant infections are both a public-health issue and a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge for ophthalmologists.

Glaucoma Management

Update: Lowering IOP With the Trabectome

New data continue to show effective IOP reduction, both alone and in combination with cataract removal.

Therapeutic Topics

Inside the Cell: The Secrets of Steroids

How steroids work when unleashed on an inflammatory response.

Cornea/Anterior Segment

Blade vs. Laser: Is There a Difference in Outcomes?

Perhaps the largest study to date to compare microkeratomes gives the laser the edge.

Refractive Surgery

10 Tips for Better LASIK Outcomes

Expert surgeons share their favorite pearls for optimizing LASIK results.

Product News

Research Review

Wills Eye Resident Case Series

Wills Eye Resident Case Series

Gradual vision loss in one eye ultimately led this patient to seek emergency care.