Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition


The following articles appeared in the print edition of OCULAR SURGERY NEWS U.S. EDITION.

Table of Contents

Microglia suppression may slow photoreceptor degeneration in retinitis pigmentosa

OCT imaging enhances observation as initial management strategy for VMT

Larger graft size linked to better DSAEK outcomes

French agency warns about effects of artificial 3-D viewing on eye health, vision development

ICE combination procedure has potential to better treat glaucoma patients

Steven R. Sarkisian Jr., MD

Sealant helps to increase efficacy in wound closure

Rajesh K. Rajpal, MD

Venn diagram charts course for decision making in cases of posterior capsular rupture

Abbott continues commitment to innovation, consumer outreach

Shire acquires Foresight Biotherapeutics for $300 million

Back to Basics

Options exist for IOL insertion in presence of compromised capsular bag

Uday Devgan, MD


Which device do surgeons prefer for optical biometry?

Cover Story

Innovations in optical biometry optimize effective lens position

Grand Rounds at the New England Eye Center

Pediatric patient presents with acute onset of vision loss

Kristen E. Dunbar, MD; Sylvia Yoo, MD

In the Journals

Health care spending expected to increase over decade, but at historically low rate

Reporting of serious AEs to FDA often delayed by drug companies

Electronic health records may improve financial returns, workflow efficiency

Avastin before glaucoma valve implantation may lead to less hyphema, fewer medications postop

Lindstrom's Perspective

Extra effort needed to achieve ideal results in refractive cataract surgery patients

Richard L. Lindstrom, MD

Refractive Surgery Stories

Significant advantages abound for young patients who have laser vision correction

Gregory D. Parkhurst, MD

Surgical Maneuvers

Anterior sclerotomy used for adequate haptic externalization in glued IOL surgery

Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth; Priya Narang, MS

The Dry Eye

Summer 'thoughtlets' on dry eye and other topics

Darrell E. White, MD