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Ahmed Glaucoma Valve Implantation
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presented by Soosan Jacob, fl. 2013; produced by Springer (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
This video walks the viewer through all the steps in the placement of an Ahmed glaucoma valve with the tube passed into the posterior chamber through the sulcus. This is possible in a pseudophakic eye and has the advantage of preventing possible corneal endothelial decompensation secondary to tube-corneal touch. P...
presented by Soosan Jacob, fl. 2013; produced by Springer (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
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Age-Related Macular Degeneration
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produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 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; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (London, England and Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
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Comorbid Vision and Hearing Loss
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produced by Springer; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (Berlin State: Springer, 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; interview by Mariam Hussain, fl. 2019 (Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 12 mins
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Low Vision in Aging Patients
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produced by Springer; interview by Yi-Hsien Renee Yeh (Berlin, Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
When vision loss is not corrected with spectacles or medical or surgical intervention, it is called low vision. About 25% of patients with impaired vision have difficulty with acts of daily living, and about 1/3 of patients with advanced macular degeneration are depressed. These considerations are unique in aging...
produced by Springer; interview by Yi-Hsien Renee Yeh (Berlin, Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 14 mins
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Referred Comorbidity Diplopia in Geriatric Patients
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interview by Yi-Hsien Renee Yeh (Berlin, Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 11 mins
When treating geriatric patients, physicians must keep a differential of systemic diseases that could manifest with ocular symptoms. This is especially crucial when treating elderlies with multiple comorbidities and vasculopathic risk factors. For example, when assessing diplopia patients, one must first attempt t...
interview by Yi-Hsien Renee Yeh (Berlin, Berlin State: Springer, 2019), 11 mins
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