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17th International Conference on Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, will be organized around the theme “An eye on the update of ophthalmology”
Ophthalmology 2018 is comprised of keynote and speakers sessions on latest cutting edge research designed to offer comprehensive global discussions that address current issues in Ophthalmology 2018
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The retina is a layer of tissue present in the interior of your eye. Retina disorders are mainly due to lack of light-delicate cells and other nerve cells which transform the impulse into visual information. Retina sends this visual data to the cerebrum through your optic nerve and process the information into an image and empowering you to see. Different age group generations, races and ethnicities are effected from Retinal degenerative disorders, for instance, Age-related macular degeneration and myopic macular degeneration.
- Track 1-1Age-related macular degeneration
- Track 1-2Choroidal Neovascularization
- Track 1-3Hemoglobinopathy Retinopathy
- Track 1-4Retinal Detachment
- Track 1-5Retinal vein occlusion
- Track 1-6Retinal artery occlusion
- Track 1-7Retinal tumors
- Track 1-8Diabetic retinopathy
- Track 1-9Myopic macular degeneration
- Track 1-10Retinopathy of Prematurity Ophthalmologic Approach
Clinical Ophthalmology indicates the duties of practitioner in an eye clinic and it also covers the broad spectrum of research from beside to bench side and plays a crucial in screening, diagnosis and therapeutics to treat eye illness. There are various common eye problems that needs to treated in a same day and hence that can be achieved through community ophthalmology so that you can be treated near where you live or work rather than hospital.
- Track 2-1Ocular Refraction and Therapeutics
- Track 2-2Community Ophthalmology
- Track 2-3Eye and Sorroundings Disorders
Pediatric ophthalmology is a sub-branch of ophthalmology associated with eye ailments, visual functions, and vision care in kids. The pediatric ophthalmologist gets further training to provide supervision to young patients. Neurologic improvement of vision happens up until around age 12 years. Misalignment of the eyes (strabismus), uncorrected refractive mistake (nearsightedness, hyperopia, and astigmatism), and asymmetry of refractive errors between the two eyes can contrarily influence this advancement. If these conditions not treated on time than it will affect the vision permanently. Pediatric ophthalmologists are eligible to perform ocular surgery along with the management of children’s eye diseases with glasses and pharmacological approach.
- Track 3-1Retinopathy of Prematurity
- Track 3-2Eye screening
- Track 3-3Strabismus
- Track 3-4Amblyopia, Exotropia, Esotropia
- Track 3-5Superior Oblique Palsy
- Track 3-6Retinoblastoma
- Track 3-7Thyroid Eye Disease
- Track 3-8Dissociated Vertical Deviation (DVD)
It is a practice of an ophthalmologists, researchers and scientist to deal with the various eye health issues with an aim to treat the illness.
- Track 4-1Ophthalmology Practice Management
- Track 4-2Ophthalmology Practice Management Software
Translational Ophthalmology is a latest trend that bridges the gap by achieving breakthrough discoveries to patients faster than ever. Translational Research is a new initiative of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) which aims to translate basic research into more advanced form to yield the better results. The research trend discoveries maximize the opportunities to investigate the issues very minutely to decrease the risk of failure especially during surgical procedure like cataract and refractive surgery. Many fruitful facts have been discovered which indirectly helps in treating the respective conditions such as Age-Related Eye Disease Study (AREDS) proved that nutritional supplements (nutrition and ophthalmology) could minimize the risk of AMD. The American Health Assistance Foundation, dedicated to eradicating age-related degenerative diseases, estimates that up to 11 million people in the United States have some form of AMD - a number expected to double by 2050. Estimates of the global cost of visual impairment AMD causes are $343 billion, including $255 billion in direct health care costs, according to the foundation. Ophthalmology represents 18 percent of the average case volume in surgery centers, second behind GI/endoscopy (25 percent). The average surgery center performs 4,869 cases annually, which would average to around 876 ophthalmology cases annually, according to VMG Health's 2009 Intellimarker.
- Track 5-1Strabismus Surgery
- Track 5-2Glaucoma Surgery
- Track 5-3Cataract and Refractive Surgery
- Track 5-4Retinal Detachment Surgery
- Track 5-5Vision Correction Surgery
- Track 5-6Ophthalmology Surgical Instruments
- Track 5-7Eye Surgery Updates
- Track 5-8Oculoplastic Surgery
Optometry is an eye care profession associated with the vision and visual system where information is processed to produce an image. Optometrists also called as ophthalmic optician and are qualified to diagnose & treat eye diseases. This scientific track welcomes the participant to participate and explore the insights of optometry and vision science.
- Track 6-1Astigmatism
- Track 6-2Low vision & Color vision
- Track 6-3Contact lenses & vision correction
- Track 6-4Optician
- Track 6-5Optometry Therapeutics
- Track 6-6Eye Implants
- Track 6-7Binocular Disorders
- Track 6-8Vision Therapy
- Track 6-9Optics and applied vision research
- Track 6-10Science of Orthoptics
The cornea is the transparent exterior part of the eye that covers the iris, pupil, and foremost chamber. The cornea, with the front chamber and lens, refracts light, with the cornea representing around 66% of the eye's aggregate optical force. Corneal diseases, for example, corneal ulceration, epithelial keratitis and drug-induced epithelial keratitis, corneal degeneration, repetitive corneal disintegration and different corneal issue can influence the cornea and at last prompt the external eye disease that could wind up with perpetual visual impairment.
- Track 7-1Investigation of corneal disease
- Track 7-2Corneal ulceration
- Track 7-3Epithelial keratitis & drug-induced epithelial keratitis
- Track 7-4Corneal degeneration
- Track 7-5Recurrent corneal erosion
- Track 7-6Corneal transplantation
- Track 7-7Miscellaneous corneal disorders
- Track 7-8Corneal neovascularization
The incorporation of neurology and ophthalmology leads to Neuro-Ophthalmology. The nervous system diseases which affect the pupillary reflexes, vision, eye movements are taken into consideration under the branch of neuro-ophthalmology. Diplopia, ocular myasthenia gravis, optic neuritis, optic neuropathy, papilledema, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, brain tumors or stroke affecting vision, unexplained visual loss, headaches, blepharospasm or hemifacial spasm are the few commonly diseases associated with neuro-ophthalmology.
- Track 8-1Retrochiasmatic visual pathways
- Track 8-2Myasthenia gravis
- Track 8-3Chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia
- Track 8-4Cerebromacular degeneration
The damage of the optic nerve due to high intraocular pressure causes the glaucoma and if it is untreated than it will progresses to vision loss with the initiation of unobserved blind spots at the edges of visual field followed by tunnel vision and finally to blindness. The causes of glaucoma include optic nerve damage along with the several underlying causes which are unknown. According to world health organization (WHO) glaucoma is the 2nd major cause of blindness across the globe.
- Track 9-1Pathophysiology of glaucoma
- Track 9-2Open-angle glaucoma
- Track 9-3Biomarkers for glaucoma
- Track 9-4Impaired ocular blood flow regulation in open angle glaucoma
- Track 9-5Endothelin in glaucoma treatment
- Track 9-6Complications and Management of Glaucoma Filtering
- Track 9-7Closed-angle glaucoma
Fungi, parasites, bacteria and virus can enter the human body and are capable enough to spread to attack the interior surface of an eye thus spreading the infection. The immune system plays a crucial role to inhibit the effect of infections of eye and also during the corneal transplantation since transplantation is increasing rapidly. This scientific track highlights the significance and connection of ocular microbiology and immunology.
- Track 10-1Antibody-dependent & antibody-mediated diseases
- Track 10-2Cell-mediated diseases
- Track 10-3Corneal graft reactions
- Track 10-4Fungal endophthalmitis
- Track 10-5Antibiotics in ocular infections
- Track 10-6Uveitis, intraocular inflammation
- Track 10-7Recent developments in immunotherapy
Novel approaches are referred to the techniques and procedure which is used to treat the ailment in specific manner to gain the maximum therapeutic effect. The novel approaches could be development in the ophthalmic formulation of drugs to reach out the desired site of action through different drug delivery systems and also usage of biomaterials, tissue science technologies, stem science technology to eradicate the various eye diseases.
- Track 11-1Anti IL-6 therapy
- Track 11-2Corneal reshaping & transplantation
- Track 11-3Choroidal imaging
- Track 11-4Therapies in fighting blindness
- Track 11-5Translational research for periocular basal cell carcinoma and sebaceous cell carcinoma
- Track 11-6Impact of possitron emission tomography in ocular adnexae lymphoma
- Track 11-7Updates in management of thyroid eye disease
- Track 11-8Genetic Eye Disease
The aim and scope of ophthalmic research is to study the diseases minutely to eradicate the problems associated with vision and eye health. With the latest technological development and modern treatments in the field of ophthalmology the new techniques have been significantly improvising the life of humans. The detection of diseases through biomarkers aid the efficacy of treatment and new technological procedure such as stem cell, tissue science and use of biomaterial can change the perception of human vision. This scientific track dedicated to the latest technology, amendments, techniques and procedures in the field of Ophthalmology.
- Track 12-1IVT injection-sparing approaches
- Track 12-2Diagnostic dye solutions
- Track 12-3Oral & topical nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory agents (NSAIDs)
- Track 12-4Drugs used in the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis
- Track 12-5Transplantation technologies for retina
- Track 12-6Topical combination corticosteroid & anti-infective agents
- Track 12-7Advances in ophthalmic drug delivery systems
- Track 12-8Sustained delivery approaches
- Track 12-9Extended activity approaches
- Track 12-10Ocular & systemic side effects of drugs
A global platform aimed to connect ophthalmic industries, Proposers, Entrepreneurs and the Investors worldwide. With a vision to provide and facilitate the most efficient and viable business meeting place for engaging people in constructive discussions, evaluation and execution for a promising future in the field of ophthalmology.