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ARVO 2021 VIRTUAL MEETING, 1-7 MAY 2021

Posted on 27th July 2021 in ARVO

Jana Sajovic, MDPhD candidateYoung researcher at the Eye Hospital, University Medical Centre Ljubljana The theme of the 2021 ARVO Annual Meeting was innovation and advanced technologies leading restoring and preserving vision in clinical practice. As a result of social distancing requirements due to COVID-19, the 2021 ARVO Annual Meeting was carried out entirely in a

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YO Clinic July 2021

Posted on 27th July 2021 in YO Clinic

 Didem Dizdar Yigit, MD Ophthalmologist at Sultanbeyli State Hospital, Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul, Turkey  Murat Hasanreisoglu M.D., FEBO, Assoc. Prof. Clinical Researcher Ophthalmologist at Koc University, School of Medicine, Department of Ophthalmology, Istanbul, Turkey UVEITIS: GENERAL APPROACH Uveitis is inflammation of the uvea (in Latin uva, means ‘grape’) which consists of the pigmented layers of the

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YO Training July 2021

Posted on 27th July 2021 in YO Training

I am Dr. Matthias Claeys, president of the Belgian Ophthalmological Association of Residents (OBAO). During basic medical training, I came into contact with ophthalmology through various humanitarian missions with the NGO See & Smile in Africa, which spiked my interest. I subsequently started a residency-in-training in the university hospital of Ghent (UZ Ghent), where I

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YO Interview July 2021

Posted on 27th July 2021 in YO Interview

With Danson Muttuvelu, MD FEBO, DENMARK Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon and Innovator. Chair for the Danish Society for Cataract and Refractive Surgery, founder of the telemedical screening company “Mit Øje” (My Eye). Interviewer: Marie Louise Roed Rasmussen, Occuloplastic and Orbital consultant, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark. Past- Chair SOE-YO.  The company has employed 12 ophthalmologists, who are licensed

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YO Case Study July 2021

Posted on 27th July 2021 in YO Case Study

Ellie Bianchi – ST2 in OphthalmologyRoyal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, U.K. Hasan Naveed – ST5 in OphthalmologyRoyal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, U.K. A 72 year old Caucasian lady with a past medical history of rheumatoid arthritis on prednisolone and methotrexate presented with a 2-day history of pain and reduced vision in her left eye. She

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