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SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences, Comorbid Vision and Hearing Loss
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produced by Springer Nature; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019, in SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences (Berlin State: Springer Nature, 2019), 12 mins
Hearing and visual loss are comorbidities that affect activities of daily living and result in higher mortality rate in an urban population of elderly patients. Patients with age related macular degeneration (ARMD) frequently also have hearing loss, and the combination of hearing and vision loss has been found to...
produced by Springer Nature; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019, in SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences (Berlin State: Springer Nature, 2019), 12 mins
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SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences, Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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produced by Springer Nature; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019, in SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences (London, England and Berlin State: Springer Nature, 2019), 14 mins
Age-related macular degeneration (AMD), if left untreated, is the most common cause of vision loss in people over 50 years older in the US. Patients may have attributed their vision loss to comorbid ocular pathology, such as cataracts. Previously, neovascular AMD often progressed from one eye to the other and caus...
produced by Springer Nature; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019, in SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences (London, England and Berlin State: Springer Nature, 2019), 14 mins
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SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences, Glaucoma in the Elderly
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produced by Springer Nature; interview by Natalie DeBolske, in SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences (Springer Nature, 2019), 10 mins
Half of glaucoma patients in the US are undiagnosed. Tonometry is a relatively light and inexpensive way to screen for glaucoma, and according to the American Academy of Ophthalmology, a clear chain of evidence connects glaucoma screening with glaucoma treatment, visual function preservation and quality of life im...
produced by Springer Nature; interview by Natalie DeBolske, in SN Video Medicine and Life Sciences (Springer Nature, 2019), 10 mins
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