Displaying items by tag: department of ophthalmology and visual sciences

Owsley and McGwin will lead three data collection sites in the collection of data to inform machine learning approaches to provide critical insights into the endemic condition Type 2 diabetes mellitus.
An aneurysm is a bulge in a blood vessel caused by a weakness in the blood vessel wall, resulting in an increase of pressure in a small area and causing the vessel to balloon.
Thousands of people, many of them children, suffer eye injuries from fireworks each year in the United States. UAB ophthalmologists at the only eye emergency room in Alabama provide safety tips.
A study claims vision screening in older drivers does not identify those who are likely to have collisions in the future.
This award recognizes an individual who has made substantial contributions to the understanding and/or treatment of age-related macular degeneration.
Luxturna uses a non-disease-causing virus to deliver a normal copy of the RPE65 gene to retinal cells, enabling them to make proteins capable of improving and preserving visual function.
The new location offers a wide range of comprehensive and specialty eye services to patients in and around the city of Pelham.
Record $95 million Heersink lead gift to advance strategic growth and biomedical innovation.
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Christine Curcio, Ph.D., says research findings are important in suggesting that treatments already investigated for cancer might be beneficial for AMD.
The location offers adult and pediatric optometry and ophthalmology services, and delivers the same vision care that Callahan Eye Hospital has provided on the UAB campus for the past 50 years.
Did you know that you can have cataracts as young as 40 years of age but not actually experience vision problems until much later?
Patients of Cahaba Medical Care Federally Qualified Health Clinics, in the towns of Marion, Centreville and Maplesville, Alabama, can receive vision screening and testing for glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy and other eye diseases.
This is the first study on older drivers — most of whom had vision impairment — that ties actual at-fault crashes and near-crashes, identified through in-vehicle sensors and confirmed by video, to the visual characteristics of drivers.
The new location offers a wide range of comprehensive and specialty eye services to patients in and around the city of Trussville.
This holiday gathering safely allowed some UAB patients with vision impairment to visit with their friends and colleagues.
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