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Strampelli Medal Lecture focuses on digital revolution

Strampelli Medal Lecture focuses on digital revolution
May 24, 2016

MILAN — Mobile and wearable technologies and their role in the doctor-patient relationship were the topic of this year’s Strampelli Medal Lecture, awarded to Lucio Buratto, MD, during the OSN Italy meeting.

These new technologies have the capability of gathering, tracking and processing information, interacting with the wearer’s body and interweaving with daily life. They are continuously evolving and support a high number of functions.

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VIDEO: Surgeon presents phase 3 clinical trial results of Rhopressa

May 24, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, L. Jay Katz, MD, FACS, discusses phase 3 clinical trial results of Aerie…
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VIDEO: Surgeon advocates sports ophthalmology as a subspecialty

May 24, 2016
MILAN — At OSN Italy, Rolando Toyos, MD, founder of the Sports Ophthalmology Society of America, explains why he believes that sports ophthalmology should become a…
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VIDEO: Clear lens exchange with customized toric IOL in highly astigmatic post-PK patient

May 24, 2016
Clear lens exchange with customized toric IOL implantation in eyes with stable corneal topography and stable cylinder axis might be a good option to correct severe…
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Anachronistic health care policies, bureaucracy limit access to therapy for macular disease in Italy

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, May 2016
Due to insufficient funding, dysfunctional organization and bureaucratic redundancy, patients with age-related macular degeneration and other macular diseases are often…
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Factors Associated With Poor Response to Aflibercept After Switching From Ranibizumab or Bevacizumab in Neovascular Age-related Macular Degeneration

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2016, Volume 47 Issue 5
The purpose of this study was to analyze demographic and ocular features of patients with age-related macular…
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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: EIDON confocal scanner provides true color retinal images through small pupil

May 22, 2016
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