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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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The Impact of the Transition to an Electronic Medical Record on Patient Perceptions in a Pediatric Ophthalmology Practice

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, May/June 2016, Volume 53 Issue 3
To assess the impact of the transition from traditional paper-based medical records to electronic medical records in a…
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Preserving the Ocular Surface: Practice Pearls That Go Beyond Just Scratching the Surface

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Alcon Research, LTD., Allergan, Inc., Bausch + Lomb, and Shire.

Ocular surface disorders (OSDs) are chronic, progressive, multifactorial conditions with prevalence increasing with…
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VIDEO: FLACS cannula enhances clinical efficiency, patient safety during cataract surgery

May 27, 2016
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