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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Apr 02nd 2014, 05:08am by STAFF

    ... eyes focus on Tokyo conference The International Council of Ophthalmology starts its world ophthalmology congress in Tokyo. The bi-annual congress is the longest continuous international medical meeting. It offers an opportunity for leading world experts in the field of ophthalmology to meet and discuss new trends, products and developments in their field of expertise. Crown ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health - CASE HISTORY

    Case history: Binaural audio therapy

    Posted Dec 18th 2012, 12:00am by Eileen Aung-Thwin

    ... Eileen Aung-Thwin healthpost@scmp.com Hertz so good Madam Achara started having trouble with her vision in her early 60s. Her once-clear eyesight started misting and blurring. A consultation with an ophthalmologist showed that she had senile cataract in b ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Shifting forces of supply and demand test Asia's health care systems

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:25pm by STEVEN YEO

    ... or analytics professionals. But economics is causing problems, too. Experts warn of professionals flocking to more lucrative opportunities in cardiology, cosmetic and aesthetic surgery, ophthalmology ... in specialties such as cardiology, cosmetic and aesthetic surgery and ophthalmology, for example, with areas of more urgent and relevant need- such as general family medicine, geriatrics ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - CASE HISTORY

    Degenerative eye disease now has cure

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... optometrist more frequently in recent years to change her contact lenses. One day, the optometrist refused to change them and referred her to Dr Arthur Cheng Chak-kwan, a specialist in ophthalmology ...

  5. What the acronyms mean

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... M Med Sc (HK)- Master of Medical Sciences, the University of Hong Kong MD (CUHK)- Doctor of Medicine, the Chinese University of Hong Kong FHKAM (Ophthalmology)- Fellow of Hong Kong Academy of Medicine (Ophthalmology) FCSHK- Fellow, College of Surgeons of Hong Kong Cert Med Sc (HK)- Certificate in Medical Sciences, the University of Hong Kong DRCOG- Diploma, Royal College ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health Bites

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 09:42am by Jeanette Wang

    ... eye disease glaucoma has decreased by nearly half since 1980, according to a study published this month in Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. The researchers ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education - BETWEEN THE LINES

    Parents need to limit children's screen time

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 10:40am by PERCIE WONG

    ... by Chinese University's Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences indicated that myopia (short-sightedness) in Hong Kong children has been increasing over the past 10 years: 30 per cent ...

  8. Eye centre admits patients infected

    Posted Nov 11th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... in the operating rooms, from air and hands of doctors and nurses, to gauze, cotton or even eye drops. Dennis Lam Shun-chiu, professor of ophthalmology and visual sciences at Chinese University of Hong ...

  9. Eyes right

    Posted May 06th 2007, 12:00am by Andrea Pawlyna

    ... Congenital vision problems in children can be corrected if assessed and treated early, writes Andrea Pawlyna Three per cent of preschool children in Hong Kong suffer from potentially serious vision problems caused by amblyopia, a term that covers vision p ...

  10. Chinese most affected by acute glaucoma

    Posted Jan 09th 2004, 12:00am by Hannah Lee

    ... Hannah Lee Asian descent a key factor for the worst form of the eye disease, doctors warn Chinese people are more likely to suffer from an acute form of glaucoma and turn blind than any other race, eye specialists warned yesterday. Eye doctors from around ...




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