This website is intended for Medical Professionals only. By using this site you confirm that you are a healthcare professional.

News
Early, intensive treatment of rheumatoid ... Study looked at rates of mortality after 23 years follow-up ... (15 Jun 2018)
Zoledronic acid shows no effect on knee pain ... Some symptomatic benefit was seen in patients with milder ... (17 Jun 2018)
Better physical fitness and lower aortic ... The rate of decline in certain aspects of memory may be ... (18 Jun 2018)
Tobacco aside, e-cigarette flavorings may ... Flavor additives used in electronic cigarettes and related ... (18 Jun 2018)
Adolescent childbirth associated with early ... A new study has shown that women who gave birth as adolescents ... (15 Jun 2018)
Wednesday, 31 January 2018 21:05

Retinal injury caused by laser pointers

In recent years, a substantial increase in the number of eye injuries caused by laser pointers has been observed, especially in children and adolescents. Birtel and coauthors in the current issue of Deutsches Ärzteblatt International  (Dtsch Arztebl Int 2017; 114: 831–7) report sometimes severe retinal injuries and irreversible impairments to vision/visual acuity.

Published in Medical News

According to a Finnish study, statins seems to reduce the risk of repeated surgery in patients who undergo a vitrectomy to treat a detached retina.

Published in Medical News

 

Available evidence suggests that soft contact lenses can be safely prescribed to children and adolescents, with no increase in adverse effects compared to adults, according to a review in the June issue of Optometry and Vision Science, the official journal of the American Academy of Optometry. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.

Published in Medical News

David Agius, Stefan Buttigieg, Obafemi Giwa Amu, Maria De Bono, Mario Vella

Additional Info

  • TheSynapse Magazines 2015
Published in Issue 3 - 2015
Friday, 09 September 2016 00:00

Blepharitis

James Vassallo & Suzanne Pirotta

Additional Info

  • TheSynapse Magazines 2015
Published in Issue 2 - 2015
Friday, 09 September 2016 00:00

Age-related Macular Degeneration

Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is a degenerative condition affecting the macular area of the retina.

Additional Info

  • TheSynapse Magazines 2014
Published in Issue 5 - 2014
Page 1 of 2

TheSynapse Videos

0
0
0
0
0
0

Jamesco News

Has no content to show!

GSK

Vivian

TheSynapse Magazines

Latest news

Highlights

  • WASP Course in Bahrain

    WASP Course, led by Prof Victor Grech and Prof Charles Savona Ventura, has recently organised a course in Bahrain. Co-hosted with Arabian Gulf University, the course, on how to write a scientific paper, focused on quantitative analysis methods and was targeted for medical doctors and allied health professionals.

    Written on April 24, 2018 Read more...

SPONSOR MESSAGE

Join

Connect with other Medical Professionals on fb in a closed facebook group

Login

Template Settings

Theme Colors

Cyan Red Green Oranges Teal

Layout

Wide Boxed Framed Rounded
Patterns for Layour: Boxed, Framed, Rounded
Top
We use cookies to improve our website. By continuing to use this website, you are giving consent to cookies being used. More details…