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The vicious circles of DED
Oct 1, 2020
The ocular surface encompasses a group of structures and tissues protecting the intraocular milieu from the continuous aggressions of the environment. The eyelids, tear film, surface epithelia...
 
Technology
Controlled Adverse Environment Chambers in Dry Eye Research
Sep 9, 2020
Dry eye disease (DED) is a common condition with signs and symptoms that vary depending on a wide range of environmental factors to which people are exposed in their daily lives. Factors such as...
 
Inflammation
Clinical impact of inflammation in dry eye disease: proceedings of the ODISSEY group meeting
Aug 12, 2020
Dry eye disease (DED) is a common, multifactorial ocular condition with major impact on vision and quality of life. It is now well recognized that the pathophysiology of chronic DED can include a...
 
MGD
Revisiting the vicious circle of dry eye disease: a focus on the pathophysiology of meibomian gland dysfunction
Jul 22, 2020
Meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) is the most frequent cause of dry eye disease (DED). Eyelid inflammation, microbial growth, associated skin disorders as well as potentially severe corneal...
 
Diagnostic
Diagnosing the severity of dry eye: a clear and practical algorithm
Jun 17, 2020
Dry eye disease (DED) is a distressing ocular condition. Due to its multifactorial nature, clinical and biological signs of DED can be inconsistent and sometimes discordant with symptomatology...
 
Hyperosmolarity
Relationship between individual clinical signs and the composite disease severity index.
May 13, 2020
Dry eye disease (DED), a multifactorial disease of the tears and ocular surface, is common and has a significant impact on quality of life. Reduced aqueous tear flow and/or increased evaporation of...