Life Works : Ophthalmologist.mov

Life Works : Ophthalmologist.mov

(music) I’m Dr. Emily Chew. I’m an Ophthalmologist working at the National Eye Institute at NIH. I’m particularly interested in age-related macular degeneration, which is the leading cause of blindness. I also do work in diabetic retinopathy, which is again another leading cause of blindness in patients with diabetes. A typical workday for me includes…

Charles Bonnet syndrome in practice

Charles Bonnet syndrome in practice

Charles Bonnet syndrome is a condition characterized by complex visual hallucinations and I’ll explain that in a moment alongside deteriorating vision due to ocular disease in the absence of any other psychiatric and neurological disorders but with preserved insight, and what preserve inside means is that the patient’s know these things are not real. How…