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Ophthalmic community mourns loss of George O. Waring III

January 28, 2015

George O. Waring III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, a surgeon, innovator and mentor, died Jan. 27. He was 73 years old.

Waring, who most recently served as professor emeritus of ophthalmology at Emory University, Atlanta, specialized in cataract surgery, radial keratotomy and LASIK. He was board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

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Envisia initiates phase 2a clinical trial for glaucoma treatment

January 29, 2015
Envisia Therapeutics initiated a phase 2a clinical trial to investigate the safety and tolerability of ENV515 in glaucoma patients, according to a press release. ENV515…
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University of Colorado, Mile High Ophthalmics enter licensing agreement for capsulorrhexis device

January 29, 2015
The University of Colorado and Mile High Ophthalmics have entered into a licensing agreement for the Verus capsulorrhexis device, according to a press release from the…
In the Journals

Tarsal sling prevents scleral show after lower blepharoplasty

January 29, 2015
In a retrospective analysis of 40 patients, tarsal sling was discovered to be a simple and quick procedure to prevent eyelid malposition after lower blepharoplasty…
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VIDEO: Numerous platforms improving anterior segment imaging

January 29, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Roxana Ursea, MD, discusses current and future anterior segment imaging modalities and their role in diagnosing and treating…
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Case Report

Oral Rifampin for Central Serous Retinopathy: A Strategic Approach in Three Patients

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, January/February 2015, Volume 46 Issue 1
The authors present three cases of chronic central serous retinopathy in which rifampin was used for the utility of its…
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Diabetic Eye Disease: Implications of Early Recognition, Treatment, and Continuity of Care

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Diabetic retinopathy is a leading cause of new cases of legal blindness among working-age Americans. Initially…
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VIDEO: Implementing femtosecond laser into hospital setting creates unique challenges

January 28, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Rajesh K. Rajpal, MD, discusses the experience of incorporating femtosecond…
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