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Optovue releases AngioVueHD

April 26, 2017

AngioVueHD imaging, which provides OCT angiography scans with more sampling points and improved image resolution over the existing field of view, has been commercially released, Optovue announced in a press release.

The company also released AngioVueHD Montage, which automatically combines a high-density image of the central macular region with an image centered at the optic disc, the release said.

BLOG: Value of office-based ERG and VEP

April 21, 2017
Visual electrophysiology testing has become more accessible in recent years due to office-based equipment such as the Diopsys Nova ERG and VEP vision testing system…
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OCT screening before cataract surgery: Three must-know diseases

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 25, 2017
Uday Devgan, MD
With the advent of OCT, we can examine the retina, particularly the macula, in high resolution before cataract surgery. This is important because the cataract may not be…

IBM Watson, IDx collaborate on imaging applications

March 28, 2017
IBM Watson Health and IDx LLC announced a 5-year strategic alliance to advance eye health through cognitive computing applications to aid primary care providers…
Clinical Science

Swept-Source OCT Visualization of Macular Hole Closure in Gas-Filled Eyes

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2017, Volume 48 Issue 5
To assess the utility of swept-source optical coherence tomography (SS-OCT) in visualizing macular hole (MH) closure…
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Non-infectious Uveitis: Moving Beyond the Standard of Care with an Eye on the Evidence

This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Inc.

Uveitis is one of the leading causes of preventable blindness worldwide with a prevalence in the US of about 38 cases…
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Optovue releases AngioVueHD

April 26, 2017
AngioVueHD imaging, which provides OCT angiography scans with more sampling points and improved image resolution over the existing field of view, has…

BLOG: Value of office-based ERG and VEP

April 21, 2017
Visual electrophysiology testing has become more accessible in recent years due to office-based equipment such as the Diopsys Nova ERG and VEP vision…

Back to Basics

OCT screening before cataract surgery: Three must-know diseases

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 25, 2017
Uday Devgan, MD
With the advent of OCT, we can examine the retina, particularly the macula, in high resolution before cataract surgery. This is important because the…

IBM Watson, IDx collaborate on imaging applications

March 28, 2017
IBM Watson Health and IDx LLC announced a 5-year strategic alliance to advance eye health through cognitive computing applications to aid primary…

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BLOG: Advancements in devices that promote diagnosis and management of retinal disorders

March 17, 2017
New advancements in devices and technology are constantly improving our ability to more accurately diagnose issues and prescribe appropriate…

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OCT-based scanned capsule centration helps achieve 360° overlap

March 2, 2017
OCT-based scanned capsule centration for femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery provided better overlap between the IOL and lens capsule than…

Topcon's SL-D301 slit lamp now available

March 2, 2017
Topcon Medical Systems has released its new SL-D301 slit lamp, the company announced in a press release. With a Galilean-type observation system and…

FDA grants 510(k) clearance to Aladdin biometer, corneal topographer HW3.0

March 1, 2017
The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance to Topcon’s Aladdin biometer with corneal topographer HW3.0, the company announced. Aladdin’s new…

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Scratching Beneath the Surface to Manage Ocular Surface Disease

February 23, 2017 Expires: 2/22/2018
Dry eye disease (DED) is a condition of the ocular surface in which multiple factors are responsible for the disturbance of the stability of tear…

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

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Glaucoma 2017: Controlling IOP and Promoting Adherence through Novel Therapeutics

February 10, 2017 Expires: 2/9/2018
Glaucoma is currently the second leading cause of blindness throughout the world. The goal of glaucoma treatment is to stop or slow disease…

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

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