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  1. Trachoma, caused by the bacteria Chlamydia trachomatous, is a contagious eye condition that frequently affects children and quickly spreads from child to child and from child to caregiver. The study aimed to a...

    Authors: Matiyos Lema, Melese Chego Cheme, Adisu Tafari Shama, Dufera Rikitu Terefa, Edosa Tesfaye Geta and Zelalem Desalegn
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:284
  2. Glaucoma treatment often involves multi-drug regimens, which can lead to poor adherence and side effects. Fixed-dose combinations aim to improve adherence and reduce side effects compared to traditional therap...

    Authors: In Ki Park, Seon Ha Bae, Jae Hoon Jeong, Kyoung Woo Kim, Kayoung Yi and Yeoun Sook Chun
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:281
  3. Behçet’s disease-associated uveitis (BDU) is a severe, recurrent inflammatory condition affecting the eye and is part of a systemic vasculitis with unknown etiology, making biomarker discovery essential for di...

    Authors: Weiwei Qin, Anyi Liang, Xiaoxu Han, Meifen Zhang, Youhe Gao and Chan Zhao
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:277
  4. To investigate the influence of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery (FLACS) on macula by examining changes in retinal layers after FLACS and to compare these changes with those after conventional catar...

    Authors: Dongheon Surl, Seungmin Kim, Sangyeop Kim, Tae-Im Kim, Kyoung Yul Seo and Ikhyun Jun
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:276
  5. To compare the repeatability and reproducibility of corneal and corneal epithelial thickness mapping using anterior segment optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT) according to tear film break-up time (TBUT).

    Authors: Kan Lin, Zhiqiang Xu, Hui Wang, Yuzhou Wang, Linzhi Wei, Hongqing Ma, Jian Zhao, Fan Lu and Liang Hu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:275
  6. This study aimed to explore differences in vitreous humour metabolites and metabolic pathways between patients with and without diabetic retinopathy (DR) and identify potential metabolite biomarkers.

    Authors: Jinmeng Liu, Shuang Liu, Peng Hui, Siying Teng, Jinghui Xie and Yabin Sun
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:270
  7. Sleep deprivation (SD) is a common public health problem that contributes to various physiological disorders and increases the risk of ocular diseases. However, whether sleep loss can damage corneal endothelia...

    Authors: Yani Wang, Qun Wang, Shengqian Dou, Qingjun Zhou and Lixin Xie
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:268

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:274

  8. Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is a common complication of diabetes, and recent findings have shown that long noncoding RNAs (lncRNAs) may be involved in its pathogenesis. Through bioinformatics analysis, we found ...

    Authors: Yuan Yuan, Anming Zhu, Lan Zeng, Xiaocong Wang, Ying Zhang, Xiaofeng Long, Jie Wu, Meng Ye, Junhao He and Wei Tan
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:267
  9. Retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) is a proliferative disorder of the developing retina. Intravitreal bevacizumab injection (IVB) is an emerging treatment for severe forms of ROP, which does not restrict the vis...

    Authors: Amir Eftekhari Milani, Amin Arasteh, Zahra Saeedi-Maleki, Mohamad Reza Niyousha, Mohamad Ali Sahebazamani and Fariborz Brumandpur
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:265
  10. Minimally invasive bleb surgery using the XEN-45 gel stent has not been established for the treatment of normal-tension glaucoma (NTG). The main objective of this study was to evaluate the long-term treatment ...

    Authors: Emil Nasyrov, Caroline J. Gassel, David A. Merle, Jonas Neubauer and Bogomil Voykov
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:264
  11. Paraproteinemic keratopathy is a rare disorder characterized by the bilateral accumulation of polychromatic deposits diffusely in all corneal layers together or not with diffuse or patchy pseudo lipid deposits...

    Authors: Andrea Aramburu-González, Silvia López-Plandolit Antolin and Jose Antonio Márquez-Navarro
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:263
  12. Dry eye is a chronic and multifactorial ocular surface disease caused by tear film instability or imbalance in the microenvironment of the ocular surface. It can lead to various discomforts such as inflammatio...

    Authors: Jiaping Song, He Dong, Tingting Wang, He Yu, Jian Yu, Shaokang Ma, Xiaohai Song, Qianhui Sun, Yongcheng Xu and Mingkai Liu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:262
  13. The anatomic structure of the anterior chamber (AC) helps to explain differences in refractive status in school-aged children and is closely associated with primary angle closure (PAC). The aim of this study w...

    Authors: Li Li Zhao, Xiu Zhen Lu, Guo Dong Tang, Xiu Yan Zhang, Run Kuan Li, Jing Xu, Jiao Jiao Feng, Zhe Xu, Ji Ke Song and Hong Sheng Bi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:259
  14. Echinococcosis, commonly known as hydatid disease, is a zoonotic infection resulting from the tapeworm Echinococcus granulosus. The occurrence of hydatid cysts in the orbital region is uncommon, representing less...

    Authors: Ali A. Haydar, Seyed Mohsen Rafizadeh, Elham Rahmanikhah, Zohreh Nozarian, Amirhossein Aghajani and Mohammad Taher Rajabi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:257
  15. To investigate the utility of point of care screening of diabetic retinopathy (DR) and the impact of a telemedicine program to overcome current challenges.

    Authors: Farinaz Salavatian, Nahid Hashemi-Madani, Zahra Emami, Zahra Hosseini, Khalil Ghasemi Falavarjani and Mohammad E. Khamseh
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:256
  16. Vitreoretinal lymphoma (VRL) is a rare intraocular malignancy that poses a diagnostic challenge due to the non-specific clinical presentation that resembles uveitis. The use of spectral domain optical coherenc...

    Authors: Lulwa El Zein, Wendy M. Smith, Launia J. White, David O. Hodge, Timothy W. Olsen, Jose S. Pulido and Lauren A. Dalvin
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:255
  17. The aim of this study is to elucidate the factors contributing to the occurrence of retinal detachment (RD) following prophylactic vitrectomy in cases of acute retinal necrosis (ARN) syndrome.

    Authors: Yu-hong Nie, Yu Zhang, Zhen Chen and Yi-qiao Xing
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:254
  18. The long-term visual outcomes in spasmus nutans patients is largely unknown. The purpose of this study was to characterize visual outcomes and identify comorbid ophthalmic conditions in patients with spasmus n...

    Authors: Lauren Hennein, Gena Heidary, Eric D. Gaier and Ryan Gise
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:253
  19. To comparatively analyze the surgically induced astigmatism (SIA) of the anterior, posterior, and total corneas of eyes undertaking implantable collamer lens (ICL) implantation with temporal or superior cornea...

    Authors: Ting Wan, Huaicheng Chen, Shirou Wu and Hongying Jin
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:252
  20. The prevalence of rejection is 10–30% in penetrating keratoplasty (PKP) case, and the rate is higher in cases of high-risk patients. Although using topical corticosteroids is a standard method for management t...

    Authors: Jun Shimazaki, Daisuke Tomida, Yukari Yagi-Yaguchi, Yoshiyuki Satake and Takefumi Yamaguchi
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:251
  21. Refractive errors, amblyopia, strabismus, and low vision are more common among children with hearing impairments in comparison with their hearing peers. Neglecting visual disorders can pose educational and soc...

    Authors: Haleh Kangari, Amir Etemadi Majd, Mohammad Ghasemi Broumand and Seyed Mehdi Tabatabaee
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:250
  22. Diabetes, a health crisis afflicting millions worldwide, is increasing rapidly in prevalence. The microvascular complications triggered by diabetes have emerged as the principal cause of renal disease and blin...

    Authors: Yao Yao, Qian Wang, Jingyan Yang, Yanni Yan and Wenbin Wei
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:245
  23. Due to the asymptomatic nature of the disease and lack of awareness, most glaucoma patients present for eye examination late, after significant damage of optic nerve occur. Being aware of glaucoma is important...

    Authors: Balcha Negese Kebede, Seid Mohammed Seid and Biruktayit Kefyalew
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:243
  24. Learning to perform strabismus surgery is an essential aspect of ophthalmologists’ surgical training. Automated classification strategy for surgical steps can improve the effectiveness of training curricula an...

    Authors: Ce Zheng, Wen Li, Siying Wang, Haiyun Ye, Kai Xu, Wangyi Fang, Yanli Dong, Zilei Wang and Tong Qiao
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:242
  25. To compare the effects of a 3D head-up system and microscope eyepiece-assisted simulated vitrectomy intraocular illumination on the ocular surface of an operator.

    Authors: Xing Ge, Dandan Liu, Fangfang Fan, Tengyu Xu, Zhengpei Zhang, Haiyang Liu and Suyan Li
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:241
  26. Several immune checkpoint inhibitors (ICIs) have been linked to the occurrence of Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada disease (VKHD)-like uveitis. Among the ICIs, there has been no report of immune-related adverse events (ir...

    Authors: Jia-ning Wang, Yue Zhang, Chen-ye Huang, Kang Li and Xiao-bing Yu
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:240
  27. Functional visual impairments in children are primarily caused by amblyopia or strabismus. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and clinical profile of amblyopia and strabismus among individuals aged 3...

    Authors: Jiali Wu and Ning Wang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:239
  28. This study explores prognostic factors influencing Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) disease and observes the efficacy and safety of Adalimumab (ADA) in treating recurrence in Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada (VKH) patients.

    Authors: Hui Feng, Weixin Chen, Jianzhu Yang, Haorong Kong, Hongyu Li, Yuan He and Hong Wang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:238
  29. The purpose of this study was to investigate the photoprotection effect of peroxiredoxin 1 (PRDX1) protein in ultraviolet B (UVB) irradiation-induced damage of retinal pigment epithelium (RPE) and its possible...

    Authors: Xiao-Ying Wen, Na Yang, Yang Gao, Wei-na Ma, Yan Fu, Ren-fei Geng and Yue-ling Zhang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:237
  30. Ocular tuberculosis is a relatively rare extrapulmonary manifestation of tuberculosis. This vision-threatening disease is extremely challenging to diagnose, particularly because it can mimic other diseases. We...

    Authors: Jie Zhu, Huirong Xu, Qing Chang and Fang Chen
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:236

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:261

  31. To explore the application and long-term clinical effects of modified Yamane technique in intrascleral intraocular lens (IOL) fixation combined with or without iris reconstruction.

    Authors: Xiaofang Wang, Mengru Su, Yushan Li, Hairong Xie, Xinghong Sun and Feng Jiang
    Citation: BMC Ophthalmology 2024 24:235

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