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Latest Ophthalmology News

At Least 2.2 Billion People Have Vision Impairment Worldwide

At least 2.2 billion people worldwide have vision impairment or blindness, according to a report published by the World Health Organization.

EPA to Phase Out Chemical Testing on Mammals

The eventual elimination of chemical testing on mammals was announced Tuesday by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Retinal Vein Occlusion Linked to Higher Risk for CV Events

Retinal vein occlusion is associated with an increased risk for cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality, according to a review published in the September issue of Retina.

One-Third of Physicians Will Take 10+ Years to Pay Off Debt

Nearly two-thirds of actively practicing physicians are still carrying medical school debt, according to the Medical School Debt Report 2019, published by the staffing firm Weatherby Healthcare.