PURPOSE To evaluate the effectiveness of visual evoked potentials (VEPs), frequency-doubling perimetry (FDP), standard achromatic perimetry (SAP), contrast sensitivity (CS) test, and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), isolated or in combination, in detecting subclinical impairment of visual function in multiple sclerosis (MS). METHODS Twenty-two eyes of 11… (More)
The purpose of this review is to discuss the topics relevant to the use of intraocular pressure-lowering strategies, which remains the first line in the management of glaucoma. Estimates of blindness from glaucoma and identification of risk factors remain of interest for all ophthalmologists. New functional tests offer promise for better detection and more… (More)
messaggio presidente messaggio del presidente Leonardo La chirurgia complicata del segmento anteriore: qual è il chirurgo giusto, del segmento anteriore? Del segmento posteriore?
A 64-year-old man had phacoemulsification in both eyes. In January 1998, an Allergan SI-30NB silicone intraocular lens (IOL) with a 6.0 mm optic was implanted in the right eye. In April, an Alcon AcrySof MA60BN acrylic IOL with a 6.0 mm optic was implanted in the left eye. The following October, the patient experienced visual discomfort in the left eye. Two… (More)