Ophthalmology Update

Jan. 20, 2023

Ophthalmology Update is a publication for physicians. It highlights trends in ophthalmology-related procedures and research at Mayo Clinic.

To contact the Department of Ophthalmology at Mayo Clinic for a referral or physician consultation, please call 507-284-2744.

2022 Issues

Vol. 12, No. 3, 2022 (PDF)

  • New Study Assesses the Risk of Stroke Before and After Central Retinal Artery Occlusion
  • Drusen Phenotypes Associated With Advanced Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • Coming Soon: Ophthalmology Podcast

Vol. 12, No. 2, 2022 (PDF)

  • Children With Type 2 Diabetes Develop Vision-Threatening Retinopathy Sooner and at a Higher Rate Than Children With Type 1 Diabetes
  • Reexamining the Relationship Among Metabolic Syndrome, CCT and Ocular Hypertension

Vol. 12, No. 1, 2022 (PDF)

  • Many Ophthalmic irAEs Can Be Treated Without Discontinuation of Life-Prolonging Immunotherapy
  • Mobile Platform Obtains Quantitative Measurements of Exophthalmos With Variability Similar to Hertel Exophthalmometry
  • Optic Effect on Peripheral Retinal Illumination Holds Implications for Negative Dysphotopsia

2021 Issues

Vol. 11, No. 3, 2021 (PDF)

  • Patients May Receive Cataract Surgery if Diabetic Macular Edema is Managed Pre- and Post-Surgery
  • IPL-MGX Improves Dry Eye Symptoms More Than MGX Alone in Treating Ocular Rosacea With Dry Eye
  • Netarsudil Significantly Reduces Intraocular Pressure in Patients With Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma

Vol. 11, No. 2, 2021 (PDF)

  • Disease expression and familial transmission in Fuchs' endothelial dystrophy
  • Study supports the use of plaque imaging in the evaluation of patients with acute retinal artery occlusion
  • Genomic sequencing shows promise in elucidating genetic causes of strabismus

Vol. 11, No. 1, 2021 (PDF)

  • Studies Support Scheimpflug Tomography's Efficacy in Predicting the Prognosis of FECD
  • Standardized Prescribing Guidelines Reduce Frequency and Quantity of Opioids Prescribed
  • Fibrin Hydrogels Provide Safe, Degradable Scaffolds for Subretinal Implantation