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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 premium lens work in a premium fashion.”

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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VIDEO: FLACS cannula enhances clinical efficiency, patient safety during cataract surgery

May 27, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Harvey Uy, MD, talks about the benefits of the FLACS cannula from Beaver-Visitec…

Intranasal stimulator increased tear production in trials

May 26, 2016
Allergan announced that a premarket submission for Oculeve Intranasal Tear Neurostimulator will be submitted to the FDA in the second half of 2016, following two pivotal…
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Radiation-induced maculopathy may respond better to dexamethasone

May 26, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Recalcitrant radiation maculopathy after iodine-125 brachytherapy for uveal melanoma responded better to intravitreal dexamethasone…
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Focal Nonperfusion of Deep Retinal Capillary Plexus in Eyes With Epiretinal Membranes Revealed by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2016, Volume 47 Issue 5
To evaluate the leakage pattern in eyes with idiopathic epiretinal membranes (ERM) using fluorescein angiography (FA)…
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Key Components in the Design and Execution of a Successful Clinical Trial

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: Clear lens exchange with customized toric IOL in highly astigmatic post-PK patient

May 24, 2016
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