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VIDEO: Cornea specialist emphasizes importance of optimizing ocular surface before cataract surgery

February 7, 2016

WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Kenneth A. Beckman, MD, FACS, gives reasons why surgeons should ensure a healthy ocular surface before cataract surgery: to ensure accurate IOL calculations and corneal measurements preoperatively, to prevent perioperative infection and to prevent postoperative visual aberrations.

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VIDEO: Surgeon gives update on uses for amniotic membrane

February 6, 2016
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye, Roxana Ursea, MD, discusses the applications for amniotic membrane in treatment of ocular surface diseases. Among newer indications…
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Nicox, Ora enter into licensing agreement for AC-120 for morning eyelid swelling

February 5, 2016
Nicox has entered into a licensing agreement that grants Ora exclusive worldwide rights for the development and commercialization of Nicox’s AC-120 for the…
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Oculus receives 510(k) clearance for Pentacam AXL

February 5, 2016
The Pentacam AXL has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA, Oculus announced in a press release.The device, which combines anterior segment tomography and optical…
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FDA acknowledges receipt of Shire’s resubmitted NDA for lifitegrast

February 5, 2016
The FDA has acknowledged receipt of a new drug application resubmitted by Shire for lifitegrast to treat signs and symptoms of dry eye disease, the company announced in…
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Practical Retina

Comparing Aflibercept, Bevacizumab, and Ranibizumab for DME: Analysis of DRCR Protocol T

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, March 2015, Volume 46 Issue 3
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COPECME

Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, & Dysfunctions: Volume 1, Number 1

Maintenance of the health of the ocular surface is complex due to the number of potential challenges, including dry eye…
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VIDEO: Surgeon discusses normal tension glaucoma

February 1, 2016
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