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Investigations for retinopathy in an avian model for systemic sclerosis by Jan Posted Fri 11 Sep 2009 4:55pm By Silvia Peter, Hermann Dietricha and Georg Wicka Systemic Sclerosis (SSc) is a connective tissue disease affecting the skin and internal organs. Retinopathy has been described in patients with SSc, but cannot be distinguished from secondary changes due to concomitant hypertension. UCD 200 chickens, a well-established animal model for S ... Read on »
Retinal Imaging to Determine Stroke Risk by Len S. Patient Expert Posted Sat 28 Sep 2013 11:00pm Bel Marra Health, who offers high-quality, specially formulated vitamins and nutritional supplements, reports on a recent study revealing that retinal imaging may be able to determine a person’s risk of stroke and hypertension. As Bel Marra Health reports in its article, (http://www.belmarrahealth.com/heart-health/determine-your-stroke-ri ... Read on »
High Blood Pressure and How it Affects Your Eyesight by Joanne M. Patient Expert Posted Tue 09 Jun 2009 11:34am Hypertension, or high blood pressure, can cause serious conditions among men and women. Coronary disease, stroke, arteriosclerosis and other life-threatening diseases can occur. Another important factor is that the effects of high blood pressure on your eyesight is just as damaging. The clinical term is called hypertensive retinopathy. Basically th ... Read on »
Retinal Disease Treatments for Elders Doubled Over 10 Years by HealthFinder Posted Mon 11 Oct 2010 10:00am healthnewslink Procedures for older Americans increased 192% between 1997 and 2007, study finds. M ... Read on »
Retinal Disease Treatments for Elders Doubled Over 10 Years by Medline Plus Posted Mon 11 Oct 2010 1:00pm Procedures for older Americans increased 192% between 1997 and 2007, study finds By Robert Preidt Monday, October 11, 2010 MONDAY, Oct. 11 (HealthDay News) -- The number of older Americans undergoing treatment for retinal conditions such as age-related macular degeneration (AMD) an ... Read on »
FDA Approves Combo Meningitis Vaccine for Infants by Poh Tin Tan Posted Tue 10 Jul 2012 12:00am Monte D. Mills, MD Posted: 07/02/2012 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Ophthalmology I would like to talk about when primary care practices should refer children with headaches for an eye examination. Headaches in children are common. The first stop for these children will be to your of ... Read on »
Headaches in Kids: Is An Eye Exam Necessary? by Poh Tin Tan Posted Wed 11 Jul 2012 1:31am From  CHOP Expert Commentary Monte D. Mills, MD Posted: 07/02/2012 Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Ophthalmology I would like to talk about when primary care practices should refer children with headaches for an eye examination.Headaches in children are common. The first stop for these childr ... Read on »
Research in Retinal Disease: The Foundation Fighting Blindness Invests $2.1 Million in Seven New Research Efforts by Irv Arons Healthy Living Professional Posted Fri 16 Aug 2013 4:29pm As I continually search the web for interesting news about new technologies for treating retinal diseases, I came across this news from the Foundation Fighting Blindness’ website  yesterday afternoon. It relates to some of the annual grants to researchers that the FFB will be funding this year. It includes better ways of looking at retinal cells ... Read on »
When will you suspect reno vascular hypertension ? by Dr. Sangareddi V. Medical Doctor Posted Wed 01 Sep 2010 10:52am The much fancied criteria   “suspect secondary  HT” if the  onset of  hypertension  is   before 30 years   later than  55  years ,may be useful  .But a caution about this criteria  : It does not mean you should not hesitate to  diagnose renal HT  between 30 -55 years.  The  real onset may be   < 30years , but  the patient may report to the phy ... Read on »
Assessment and Management of Hypertension in Children and Adolescents by Poh Tin Tan Posted Mon 22 Feb 2010 12:00am From Nature Reviews Cardiology Brian W. McCrindle, MD, MPH Abstract The epidemic of overweight and obesity in youth is increasing the prevalence of prehypertension and hypertension among children and adolescents. The younger the child is at presentation and the more severe the blood pressure abnormality, the more likely a secondary cau ... Read on »