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Following my work at "Scoop.it" on eye surgery. I learned some connections between eye disease and some factors that apparently not connected. Also, I could see YouTube full eye surgery, while at the beginning of the year, it was disgusting and hard for me. I believe I will use this information in the future for my  optometry studies.

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Vitrectomy Surgery | Retina Specialty Institute | First-class retina care serving communities across the South East

Vitrectomy Surgery | Retina Specialty Institute | First-class retina care serving communities across the South East | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
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Vitrectomy is a type of eye surgery that treats disorders of the retina and vitreous.The vitreous is the clear, jelly-like substance that fills the inside of the eye. The vitreous is removed during vitrectomy surgery and usually replaced by a saline-type solution.

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The Role of Epigenetics in the Fibrotic Processes Associated with Glaucoma

The Role of Epigenetics in the Fibrotic Processes Associated with Glaucoma | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Journal of Ophthalmology is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that publishes original research articles, review articles, and clinical studies in all areas of ophthalmology.
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 The factors that contribute to the disease include, but are not limited to: increased intraocular pressure (IOP), age, genetic mutations, and reduced ocular perfusion pressure (OPP) 

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Nanodiamond-embedded contact lenses may improve glaucoma treatment / UCLA Newsroom

Nanodiamond-embedded contact lenses may improve glaucoma treatment / UCLA Newsroom | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Nanodiamond-embedded contact lenses may improve glaucoma treatment / UCLA Newsroom
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The new technology showed great promise for sustained glaucoma treatment and, as a side benefit, the nanodiamond-drug compound even improved the contact lenses' durability.

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Collaboration between business, medicine may save glaucoma patients from blindness - Aurora Sentinel

Collaboration between business, medicine may save glaucoma patients from blindness - Aurora Sentinel | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Dr. Malik Kahook, a professor and researcher in the department of opthalmology who first came up with the idea to use sonic energy to help drain fluid from the eye several years ago, said he is hopeful the treatment could be in widespread use within three years.
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At an eye clinic in the Philippines, as many as 80 patients could get some relief from their glaucoma because of a groundbreaking device.

The device uses sonic waves to stimulate the drainage of fluid from the eye, relieving the pressure that causes many glaucoma patients to go blind.

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What is Glaucoma

What is Glaucoma | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
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Glaucoma is the name given to a group of eye diseases in which the optic nerve at the back of the eye is slowly destroyed.

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The Cataract Refractive Suite - BetterVision.net

The Cataract Refractive Suite - BetterVision.net | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Dr. Frantz is the first surgeon in Florida to offer the VERION Image Guided System, which is part of the area’s only full Cataract Refractive Suite.
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the VERION Image Guided System, is part of the area’s only full Cataract Refractive Suite. The four industry-leading systems of the Cataract Refractive Suite allow for seamless and synergistic integration of the various surgical technologies.

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What to Expect After Cataract Surgery - Milan Eye Center - YouTube

www.milaneyecenter.com | Dr. Milan Patel | 678.381.2020 | Atlanta, Georgia In order to ensure a safe and comfortable recovery, patients should adhere to the ...
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This video explain to the patient what he should do before and after a cataract surgery. which phenomenon he can expect, and for which will be better to call your doctor.

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Doctors using new technology at NHRMC to remove cataracts

Doctors using new technology at NHRMC to remove cataracts | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Eye surgeons Laura Harris and Brian Groat can work in miniscule spaces, cutting fractions of a millimeter into a cornea to correct astigmatism.
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The LenSx system uses a femtosecond (quadrillionth of a second) laser to cut the capsule that wraps the lens. It also breaks up the lens, which simplifies the extraction process and reduces pressure on the eye.

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Advanced Cataract Surgery- "In Simple English" - YouTube

This is a narrated, real time video of topical anesthesia, no- needle, no-stitch cataract surgery performed by Sydney Tyson, MD, M.P.H of Vineland, NJ. Pleas...
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How the surgery has done step by step.

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Intralasik - Eye Surgery

Intralasik - Eye Surgery | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
IntraLASIK has several advantages over traditional LASIK, including the use of two lasers instead of one laser plus a blade.
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 The IntraLASIK procedure uses a precision laser device to create potentially a more precise flap without the use of a  blade.

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Most Common Laser Eye Surgery Questions – Answered

Most Common Laser Eye Surgery Questions – Answered | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
If you rely on glasses or contact lenses day-in-day-out, then it’s likely that you’ll have considered the option of laser eye surgery at some point or another – after all, being able to see without your trusty specs would change the way you live...
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who think about doing the surgery, but still not sure.
 there are some popular questions and answers that can help.

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'What Happens During Laser Eye Surgery'? - Vision Eye Institute Brisbane (Auchenflower) - YouTube

Have you ever wondered what really happens during a laser eye surgery procedure? See what happens when Dr Lee Lenton at Vision Eye Institute Auchenflower (Br... (What happens during laser eye surgery at Dr.
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the preparation to laser surgery from the beginning to the end.

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25 g. Vitrectomy for Vitreous Hemorrhage (Graphic!) - YouTube

Vitrectomy surgery to remove vitreous hemorrhage or blood inside the eye. Vitrectomy is the basic operation performed by a retina specialist, in this case, I...
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The video explain us how vitrectomy surgery done.

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Cirugía Glaucoma. Implante válvula de Ahmed (Dra. Poyales y Dr. Fernández) - YouTube

Cirugía de Glaucoma mediante implante de válvula de Ahmed. Intervención realizada por el Dr. Aitor Fernández y la Dra. Banca Poyales en el Instituto de Oftal...
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The video shows the course of glaucoma surgery.

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Glaucoma Surgery

Glaucoma Surgery | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Find out if you are at risk of having glaucoma [video].
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Currently the goal of glaucoma surgery and other glaucoma trearment is to reduce or stabilize intraocular pressure (IOP). When this goal is accomplished, damage to ocular structures — especially the optic nerve— may be prevented.

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Glaucoma Risk Increases with Estrogen after Menopause

Glaucoma Risk Increases with Estrogen after Menopause | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Glaucoma is an eye condition which is characterized by elevated fluid pressure within the eyes. If this is left untreated the sufferer may become blind and lose his or her sense of vision. This disease often affects both eyes and is one of the leading causes of blindness around the world. Recent reports say that…
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The maim idea of the text is that recent reports say that the level of estrogen during menopause has something to do with the risk for acquiring glaucoma.

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Glaucoma - YouTube

Glaucoma is a disease that damages the eye's optic nerve. If you have glaucoma, the aqueous humor does not flow out of the eye properly. Fluid pressure in th...
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This video shows what happen in the eye with glaucoma and tells us some facts about glaucoma.

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Dr. Jonathan Frantz of Frantz EyeCare is First Cataract Surgeon in Florida to Offer VERION Advanced Technology

Dr. Jonathan Frantz of Frantz EyeCare is First Cataract Surgeon in Florida to Offer VERION Advanced Technology | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Fort Myers, FL (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 -- After introducing Bladeless Laser cataract surgery to southwest Florida in 2012, one of the most innovative and respected surgeons in the country Dr. Jonathan Frantz has now taken cataract surgery to the next level with the VERION Image Guided System. Dr. Frantz is the first and only surgeon in Florida to offer the VERION, which is part of our area’s only full Cataract Refractive Suite.
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cataract surgery has become safer, more accurate and precise. Adding the VERION allows to Dr. Jonathan to offer his patients the most advanced fully computer-guided technology possible for their cataract surgery.

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Dr. Jonathan Frantz First Surgeon in Southwest Florida to Offer Cataract Eye Surgery with Alcon’s LenSx Laser - BetterVision.net

Dr. Jonathan Frantz First Surgeon in Southwest Florida to Offer Cataract Eye Surgery with Alcon’s LenSx Laser - BetterVision.net | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
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He is the first and only eye surgeon in southwest Florida to offer cataract surgery with Alcon’s LenSx, a bladeless, computer-controlled laser that ensures the highest-precision surgical incisions. This is the greatest advancement in cataract surgery in 20 years.

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I had cataract surgery today. Is it normal that everything looks pink out of that eye?

I had cataract surgery today. Is it normal that everything looks pink out of that eye? | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
I had cataract surgery today. Is it normal that everything looks pink out of that eye? It’s like there is a red light in the house and everything looks like it has a pink glow.
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This question sound me strange, so it interesting me if it can happen and how. (The cause is a result of light from the operating microscope bleaching out your retina cells and you are seeing the after image )

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Cataract Surgery Reduces Risk of Hip Injuries | Find Senior Living and Elder Care options at Seniorliving.Net

Cataract Surgery Reduces Risk of Hip Injuries | Find Senior Living and Elder Care options at Seniorliving.Net | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Most of us have heard the expression, “A moment on the lips, forever on the hips.” But did you know your eyes and hips are also related?
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The main idea in the text is that effects win the risks "As we age, cataracts may harden and become more difficult to remove through surgery although, in general, 95 percent of all cataract replacement surgeries are successful, with minimal risks of side effects."

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Cataracts | Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

Cataracts | Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Learn more about your eyes and cataracts, including the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
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A cataract is a clouding of the lens of the eye that can impair vision. What Causes Cataracts? which types of cataracts? what are the simptoms? these and more in this article

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10 Facts on Laser Eye Surgery | London Vision Clinic

10 Facts on Laser Eye Surgery | London Vision Clinic | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
The London Vision Clinic provides their top 10 facts to consider before undergoing laser eye surgery. The clinic provides information about laser eye surgery
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If you are considering laser eye surgery, you probably already know a bit about it. But there are several facts about laser eye surgery that are important to consider when exploring your options.

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What Exactly Is Laser Eye Surgery?

What Exactly Is Laser Eye Surgery? | Eye Surgery | Scoop.it
Healthy LifeStyle Success: "What Exactly Is Laser Eye Surgery?" : http://t.co/wOKVB4Lx2R
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Thе mоst poрulаr аnd ѕafe tурe of laser eye surgery treatment іѕ thе rеfractіve LASIK eye surgery. LASIK stаndѕ fоr Laser аѕѕіѕtеd in-situ kеratomіlеuѕiѕ and іs a verу fаѕt рrосеdurе thаt laѕts аbout 5 tо 15 mіnutеѕ wіth іmmediatе rеsults.

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