Blindness

April 28, 2009

Retinal Tears and Retinal Detachments

Scleral buckles are being replaced by vitrectomy for repair of retinal detachments.
May 4, 2009

What is Informed Consent?

Definition of informed consent and an explanation of its different parts.
July 29, 2009

Diabetic Retinopathy: Why Is It Necessary to Dilate Your Eyes?

What constitutes a diabetic eye exam? An annual check, at the very least, is required to look for signs of diabetic retinopathy. Early detection can save your sight.
August 17, 2009

How to Prevent Diabetic Retinopathy?

There may be nothing to do to absolutely prevent diabetic retinopathy, but you can prevent loss of vision.