Role of MRI in Posterior ischemic optic neuropathy (PION)

  PION is a rare cause of visual loss, patients mostly presenting with sudden onset of blurred vision, dyschromatopsia, pain and positive relative afferent defect (RAPD). The diagnosis of PION is usually a diagnosis of exclusion, however, the emergence of modern neuroimaging technique with diffuse weighted image (DWI) and apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) sequences in […]

Impact of COVID-19 on Ophthalmology residency surgical training

  COVID-19 pandemic has significantly impacted the office visits and ophthalmic surgical procedures globally, and its impact on ophthalmic education and residency programs is no different. A study was undertaken to access the average case logs performed by Ophthalmology residents as the primary surgeon as well as surgical assistant roles from 2012 to 2020(before and […]

Tearful Tear Trough: Anatomy, Grading and Management.

Kasturi Bhattacharjee MS, DNB, FRCSEd, FRCS (Glasg), Supurna Ghosh MS Sri Sankaradeva Netralaya, Guwahati, Lana Datuashvili MD – European Society of Ophthalmology – SOE YO Committee Member, Georgia. Introduction(1)  The tear trough is a concave deformity of the orbital fat that is noticeable as a result of inherited anatomical differences and aging. The tear trough is a 2 […]

Eye MG Max

In Eye MG Max, 3D eyeball model with TrueColor confocal fundus image, and all structures related to ophthalmology are provided in a user-friendly interface. In this application, multiple views, along with transparency for viewing the structures passing through another model, free camera mode, annotated modes, customised zoomed views and videos related to any ophthalmic pathology […]

B-HEX® Pupil Expander

Pupil Expansion Redefined The ‘B-HEX Pupil Expander’ is a patented product from Med Invent Devices Pvt. Ltd.  It is a sterile single use flexible 6.5 mm hexagonal plastic device with notches and flanges disposed in a single plane. Alternate flanges are tucked under the iris to engage the notches to the pupil margin and provide […]

MASTERCLASS CHAPTER 14 – TACKLING MYOPIA PANDEMIC IN KIDS

  Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ucO6hqD0pEtxlYfrHbPhAkia43VlsxRvL After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.       Register in advance for this meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0ucO6hqD0pEtxlYfrHbPhAkia43VlsxRvL After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Gore-tex sutures: Rewarding tale of Off-label ophthalmic use.

  Of all sutures used in eye-related surgeries, from a soft tissue approximation in the lids to the anchoring of intraocular lenses, Prolene, and Vicryl remained everyone’s favorite. The absorbable polyglycolic acid-derived monofilaments (Vicryl) holds its tensile strength for at least 2-3 weeks. It runs the show in major oculoplastic, orbital, and ocular surface surgeries. […]

Advances in Presbyopia management

  There are over 2.1 billion presbyopes worldwide. Looking into the shortcomings, eyecare providers have a unique opportunity and responsibility improving their quality of life. Presbyopia along with dysfunctional lens syndrome is treated keeping refractive status of patient in mind. Hyperopic patient treated with an earlier lens based procedure, myopes have a higher threshold for […]

Smart Glasses – Liquid Lens Technology

      “Liquid Lenses”- made up of liquid glycerine enclosed between two rubber membranes in a frame can adjust focus based on where the wearer wants to focus. The glasses (battery powered for 24 hour work time) are connected to a smartphone app wirelessly and can be individually customised according to patients prescriptions, changing […]

Eye MG AR

Eye MG AR is an Android app developed by the Mahathma Centre of Moving Images for the neophytes (residents/allied ophthalmic personnel) to study/explain the different parts/ocular pathologies of the eye in augmented reality. We have paved the way for augmented reality in the field of ophthalmology for various purposes. This free app can be used […]