This study was released this month. Efficacy of Lifitegrast Ophthalmic Solution, 5.0%, in Patients With Moderate to Severe Dry Eye Disease. It shows that Xiidra works better than placebo for moderate to severe dry eye disease (DED). That makes sense. It’s what I have experienced with using it in the past. (If you can get […]

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Patient Use of Dietary Supplements, Home Monitoring, or Genetic Testing for Nonneovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration The striking thing I found about this is the disconnect between people that needed vitamin supplements and didn’t take them and those that didn’t need to take them and did. Over 80% of those without AMD in this study took […]

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From Effect of orthokeratology on anisometropia control: A meta-analysis In the past decade, there has been an opinion that ortho-K can contribute to greater mid-peripheral corneal re-shaping in the higher myopic eyes, where the phenomenon of peripheral retinal defocus should also be stronger, thus effectively inhibiting AL growth. Consistent with this idea, some previous studies […]

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