Cataract

April 27, 2009

Cataract Surgery Does Not Cause Macular Degeneration

Cataract surgery is not linked to macular degeneration.
May 4, 2009

AREDS Database is Open to Public

The data, including patient records, from the largest prospective study of macular degeneration is now “open source.”  The Age Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) was completed […]
May 27, 2009

When is a Cataract "Ripe?"

I have always felt that this is a lousy analogy although used by many, many eye doctors.  It puts the patient in a more passive mode […]
May 27, 2009

Don't Take Flomax Prior to Cataract Surgery!

Flomax ® is taken by most men for benign prostatic hypertrophy (BPH).  For several years, it has been implicated in causing intraoperative complications with cataract surgery.  The […]