Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition


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

Table of Contents

Sealant may help prevent misalignment of toric IOLs

Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Ophthalmology community mourns loss of Peter Barry, pillar of ESCRS

Bilateral, contralateral multifocal IOLs yield similar distance, intermediate visual acuity

Back to Basics

Cataract surgery more challenging after violation of posterior lens capsule

Uday Devgan, MD


New technology allows pursuit of better astigmatism correction

P. Dee Stephenson, MD, FACS, ABES, FSEE

Cover Story

Ophthalmologists explore causes, consequences of pseudoexfoliation syndrome

Grand Rounds at the New England Eye Center

Teenager presents with new onset diplopia, ptosis

Erica Liu, MD; Sylvia Yoo, MD

In the Journals

Changing default options in EHR increases generic prescribing rates

Lindstrom's Perspective

Pseudoexfoliation increases risk for glaucoma damage, cataract surgery challenges

Richard L. Lindstrom, MD

Meeting News Coverage

Speaker: FDA approval of KXL System ‘a major advancement’

Speaker: Physicians must define online reputation

Speaker shares pearls for topography-guided PRK, cross-linking for keratoconus

VIDEO: Surgeon shares experience with VisAbility Micro-Insert System for presbyopia

VIDEO: TearLab CEO gives business update

Roger F. Steinert receives OIS Innovator Award

VIDEO: Surgeon talks about new device for meibomian gland imaging

Study gives advantage to LASIK over long-term contact lens wear with regard to ocular discomfort

VIDEO: Bausch + Lomb announces partnership with IBM to create app

VIDEO: Following FDA approval, Avedro set to enter market

VIDEO: Ocular Therapeutix gives update on pipeline of products

VIDEO: AcuFocus provides update on Kamra, IC-8 IOL

Surgeon: Patients need to be educated on dangers of cosmetic iris implants

Sustained-release Dextenza meets endpoints for post-cataract surgery pain

VIDEO: Sun Ophthalmics looks to improve customer care

Plateau iris syndrome indication for endocycloplasty

Intraoperative aberrometry reduces astigmatism in patients undergoing IOL implantation

Instrument delivery system introduced

iStent inject maintains IOP reduction at 18 months

Intraoperative miosis associated with higher risk of complications during cataract surgery

Glaucoma a common finding after KPro implantation

Bimatoprost ocular insert reduces IOP in glaucoma patients over 6 months

Pattern electroretinography improves early glaucoma detection

Clarity releases IOL formula for IntraOp Wavefront Aberrometer

Bowman’s layer transplantation improves visual outcomes in patients with keratoconus

Nd:YAG capsulotomy elevates vision quality

Multifocal, accommodating IOLs yield high patient satisfaction

Zeiss markerless system enables precise toric IOL alignment

New president encourages members to be more engaged, involved in ASCRS

Lifitegrast improves patient-reported dry eye symptoms in OPUS-3 study

Low-power accommodating toric IOL shows high rotational stability

mHealth has potential to improve patient compliance with medication

The Dry Eye

Treating dry eye in the surgical patient: One doctor’s simple algorithm

Darrell E. White, MD