Teleophthalmology for age-related macular degeneration during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond

    By / April 22, 2021

    Joel Mintz 1, Chase Labiste 1, Michael V DiCaro 2, Evan McElroy 1, Reza Alizadeh 3, Kunyong Xu 3 Affiliations expand PMID: 32990152 DOI: 10.1177/1357633X20960636 Abstract Introduction: COVID-19 has disrupted how ophthalmic practice is conducted worldwide. One patient population that may suffer from poor outcomes during the pandemic are those with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Many practices are performing some form of teleophthalmology services for their patients, and guidance is… Read more

    Law and order of modern ophthalmology: Teleophthalmology, smartphones legal and ethics

    By / April 22, 2021

    Rawan Shahbaz 1, Mauro Salducci 2 Affiliations expand PMID: 32544988 DOI: 10.1177/1120672120934405 Abstract In recent years, new technologies used in the field of ophthalmology have been emerging and developing rapidly. Two major aspects of these advancements are teleophthalmology and smartphones, which have enabled practitioners to achieve optimal outcomes in record time with minimal costs. Several rules and regulations have been applied… Read more

    A renaissance of teleophthalmology through artificial intelligence

    By / April 22, 2021

    Edward Korot 1, Edward Wood 2, Adam Weiner 3, Dawn A Sim 4, Michael Trese 2 Affiliations expand PMID: 30622289 PMCID: PMC6662240 DOI: 10.1038/s41433-018-0324-8 Free PMC article No abstract available Conflict of interest statement The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest. Figures Fig. 1

    Teleophthalmology: an essential tool in the era of the novel coronavirus 2019

    By / April 22, 2021

    Meghana Kalavar 1, Hong-Uyen Hua 2, Jayanth Sridhar 1 Affiliations expand PMID: 32694270 DOI: 10.1097/ICU.0000000000000689 Abstract Purpose of review: The aim of this article is to assess the current state of teleophthalmology given the sudden surge in telemedicine demand in response to the novel coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19). Recent findings: Recommendations and policies from government and national health organizations, combined with social distancing, have led to… Read more

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