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Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 27, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 27, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 27, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 27, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Wednesday, July 26, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Nine lifestyle changes could cut dementia risk: Lancet – Aljazeera.com

Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017

One third of dementia cases could be prevented with some basic lifestyle changes and better education during childhood, researchers have found. The nine factors which damage the brain notably include hearing loss, obesity and smoking, according to the study published in The Lancet on Thursday. Nearly 50 million people around the world suffer from dementia and Alzheimer’s, according to the latest estimates. This figure could balloon to 132…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Healthier living could reduce worldwide dementia by a third, report says – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017

Up to one-third of the world’s dementia cases could be prevented by addressing factors such as education, hypertension, diet, hearing loss and depression over the course of a person’s lifetime, according to a new report presented Thursday at the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference in London. The report was compiled by the first Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention and Care, which brought together 24 experts from around the world to review…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Thursday, July 20, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Results from PTC’s ataluren study in DMD published in The Lancet – Seeking Alpha

Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The Lancet has just published results from PTC Therapeutics’ (PTCT) ACT DMD study assessing Translarna (ataluren). The primary endpoint was the change from baseline in the six-minute walk test (6MWT), which it failed to beat placebo on. The company says a treatment effect was more likely to seen in patients in the transition phase of disease (baseline 6MWT distance of 300-400 meters). An Ad Com review in the U.S. is…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…

Doctor finds 27 contact lenses lost in woman’s eye, British Medical Journal reports – Washington Post

Posted: Wednesday, July 19, 2017

The first 17 lenses doctors discovered. (Courtesy British Medical Journal) A brief write-up in the British Medical Journal claims that doctors found 27 contact lenses in a 67-year-old patient’s eye when she was being prepped for surgery at England’s Solihull Hospital. The piece was authored by Rupal Morjaria, a specialist trainee ophthalmologist; Richard Crombie, a consultant anesthesiologist; and Amit Patel, a consultant ophthalmologist. The lenses were clumped together in a “blueish mass” and…