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Top 5 ophthalmology videos of August

August 31, 2014

In August, a variety of perspectives and surgical technique videos from scientific meetings were the most frequently viewed Ocular Surgery News videos published on

From the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in San Diego to Kiawah Eye and the Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society meeting in Chennai, India, surgeons offered a glimpse into timely topics of interest to ophthalmologists.

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Femtosecond astigmatic keratotomy before LASIK can be beneficial

August 30, 2014
Early in my years as a refractive surgeon performing incisional corneal refractive surgery, I learned that I could achieve the maximal effect of corneal incisions when…

Survey shows doctors predominantly lead ACOs

August 29, 2014
Accountable Care Organizations are largely led by physicians or physician and hospital partnerships, according to data published in Health Affairs. “The broad…
In the Journals

High fluidic parameters associated with higher intraoperative IOP

August 29, 2014
High fluidic parameters such as high aspiration flow rate and bottle height led to higher IOP fluctuations during phacoemulsification, according to a 7-month study at…
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Case Report

Retinal Detachment Associated With Traumatic Chorioretinal Rupture

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina
Online Advanced Release, August 26, 2014
Traumatic chorioretinal rupture, also known as sclopetaria, is a full-thickness break of the choroid and retina caused…
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Treating Glaucoma Amidst Comorbid Conditions

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Alcon Laboratories, Inc..

Leading clinicians discuss managing glaucoma in the context of ocular surface disease and systemic concerns.
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Meeting News Coverage Video

Speaker discusses HOME study

August 13, 2014
At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in San Diego, David S. Boyer, MD, discusses results from the HOME…
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