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VIDEO: Surgeon reports 2-year data on the COMPASS trial

May 28, 2016

MILAN — At the OSN Italy meeting, E. Randy Craven, MD, discusses minimally invasive glaucoma surgery focusing on the 2-year results of the COMPASS trial on the CyPass micro-stent from Transcend Medical, as well as methods of sustained IOP reduction with an implantable drug delivery system.

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Combination of vitrectomy, penetrating keratoplasty stabilizes visual acuity

May 27, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Combined pars plana vitrectomy and penetrating keratoplasty stabilized visual acuity but yielded only modest visual gains, according to a…
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New trifocal IOL shows good results in hyperopic patients

May 27, 2016
MILAN — Improvements have been made to the new trifocal Alcon AcrySof PanOptix IOL so that intermediate vision is better with a higher visual quality compared with…
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VIDEO: Screening patients for multifocal IOLs to optimize performance

May 27, 2016
MILAN — At OSN Italy, Jay Pepose, MD, PhD, gives advice on how to screen patients for multifocal IOLs in order to optimize performance and make “a…

Visual cycle modulator fails to meet primary endpoint of reducing GA growth rate

May 27, 2016
Acucela announced that the novel investigational visual cycle modulator emixustat hydrochloride failed to reduce geographic atrophy lesion growth rate in the SEATTLE…
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Prospective Evaluation of Photoscreeners in the Pseudophakic Eyes of Children

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, May/June 2016, Volume 53 Issue 3
To compare refractive data of Plusoptix AO9 (Plusoptix, Inc., Atlanta, GA) and Spot (Welch Allyn, Skaneateles Falls…
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Comparative Treatment Trials for Wet AMD: A Comprehensive Review

This activity is supported by educational grants from Allergan, Inc.; Genentech, Inc.; and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

The advent of intravitreal therapies to treat retinal diseases has revolutionized the management of retinal pathology…
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VIDEO: Screening patients for multifocal IOLs to optimize performance

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