Ophthalmologists developed a simulation that helps patients, families and health professionals understand what progressive vision loss feels like.
Based on a convolutional neural network the tool is able to provide results within seconds, thus supporting the doctor with comprehensive image analysis.
Biomedical engineers have developed a portable optical coherence tomography scanner that promises to bring the vision-saving technology to underserved regions.
Researchers have found a significant improvement in the peripheral awareness of people who played computer games specially designed around using peripheral vision.
Researchers have 3D printed an artificial cornea using the bioink which is made of decellularized corneal stroma and stem cells.
Ocutrx Vision Technologies, LLC, a manufacturer of augmented reality (AR) glasses, announced a new, state-of-the-art design for the company’s flagship Oculenz AR Wear glasses.
Thanks to a new wearable visual simulator, patients will be able to experience how their vision will improve after cataract surgery, just before surgery.
The sensor system implant provides actionable information to optimize the therapy for patients afflicted with glaucoma.
Wearing a device that identifies other people’s facial expressions can help children with autism develop better social skills.
Researchers are developing a simple retinal prosthesis that could restore sight to blind people. Fabricated using cheap and widely-available organic pigments used in printing inks and cosmetics, it consists of tiny pixels like a digital camera sensor on a nanometric scale.
The advent of electronic medical records with large image databases, along with advances in AI with deep learning, is offering medical professionals new opportunities to improve image analysis and disease diagnostics.
A new robotic system developed can help diagnose neurodegenerative diseases, such as dementia and Parkinson, through the analysis of eye movements.
New contact lenses allow to correct vision, monitor glucose and medical conditions.
The first human corneas have been 3D printed by scientists at Newcastle University.