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FDA accepts NDA resubmission for Dextenza

February 22, 2017

The FDA has accepted a new drug application resubmission for Dextenza to treat ocular pain after ophthalmic surgery, according to a press release from Ocular Therapeutix.

Dextenza (dexamethasone insert) 0.4 mg for intracanalicular use is designed to deliver a tapered dexamethasone dose to the ocular surface for up to 30 days after ocular surgery.

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Oral contraception improves HDL function in overweight, obesity, PCOS

February 22, 2017
HDL cholesterol function may be improved with the use of oral contraceptives for 16 weeks in women with overweight or obesity and polycystic ovary syndrome. “The…

Remembering former AOA President Wallingford

February 22, 2017
The American Optometric Association announced the passing of Richard L. Wallingford Jr., OD, after a years-long battle with cancer. He was the 84th president of the…

Anatomical Designs hosts OPAF First Things First clinic

February 22, 2017
Anatomical Designs, an O&P design and manufacturing company, recently hosted a First Things First training and clinic as a part of the Orthotics and Prosthetics…
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FDA approves Revlimid for myeloma maintenance after stem cell transplant

February 22, 2017
The FDA today expanded the approval of lenalidomide to include maintenance therapy for patients with multiple myeloma who underwent autologous hematopoietic stem cell…
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Neuropsychiatric Sequelae of Traumatic Brain Injury: February 2017

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Psychiatric Annals

Bad things can happen after you hit your head. The postconcussion syndrome (PCS) can result in multiple problems that…
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Correlations of Objective Metrics for Quantifying Dysfunctional Lens Syndrome With Visual Acuity and Phacodynamics

Journal of Refractive Surgery, February 2017, Volume 33 Issue 2
To study the relationship between objective metrics for quantifying crystalline lens dysfunction with visual impairment…
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ASH Annual Meeting and Exposition

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VIDEO: Mahoney discusses success of the CJR bundle

February 22, 2017
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