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PhysIOL, Carl Zeiss Meditec settle legal dispute over trifocal IOLs

August 19, 2014

PhysIOL and Carl Zeiss Meditec have reached an out-of-court settlement of a legal dispute about patents and utility models for trifocal IOLs, according to a press release from Carl Zeiss Meditec.

The companies agreed to permit the unrestricted distribution of products from the FineVision line (PhysIOL) and the At Lisa tri line (Carl Zeiss Meditec), in addition to products based on this technology, according to the release.

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Long-term RISE and RIDE study results show early treatment key in DME treatment

August 19, 2014
At the American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in San Diego, David Brown, MD, discusses his presentation of 5-year data from the RISE and RIDE studies.

Be prepared for the Sept. 8 deadline

August 19, 2014
On Aug. 15, CMS reopened its Open Payments System so that physicians and teaching hospitals can continue to review the transactions attributed to them, as reported by…
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Topical tacrolimus reduces signs, symptoms of allergic conjunctivitis

August 19, 2014
Tacrolimus eye drops treated recalcitrant allergic conjunctivitis with proliferative lesions or corneal involvement, according to a study.The prospective study included…
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Cortex Removal After Laser Cataract Surgery and Standard Phacoemulsification: A Critical Analysis of 800 Consecutive Cases

Journal of Refractive Surgery, August 2014, Volume 30 Issue 8
To evaluate the ease of anterior cortex removal and hydrodissection of the lens in femtosecond laser-assisted cataract…
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OCT in the Management of Macular Degeneration

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Carl Zeiss Meditec.

Advances in retinal pharmacology have significantly improved outcomes for patients with a range of chronic retinal…
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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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