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Remembering the pioneering work and life of George O. Waring III

Remembering the pioneering work and life of George O. Waring III
July 29, 2016

George Oral Waring III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, pioneering refractive surgeon and life enthusiast, died in January 2015 at the age of 73. His contribution to ophthalmology and particularly refractive surgery was only paralleled by his dedication to scientific publication and the relentless mentoring of successive generations of academic clinicians; Waring made a tremendous impact on ophthalmology worldwide. His vivacious spirit and genuine delight in the achievements of others left a mark on all who met him.

Publication Exclusive — Unsung heroes of dry eye care: Technicians make or break a dry eye clinic

July 29, 2016
The other day I was hanging around “Sky Bar,” the tech station at SkyVision. Do you have kids? When I am quietly standing there, I am kind of like the parent…
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VIDEO: Double pass retinal imaging as a supplementary tool for measuring DED

July 29, 2016
At Kiawah Eye, Ashley Brundrett, MD, presents results from a study evaluating the use of double pass retinal imaging to analyze visual acuity and tear film instability…

Xiidra first FDA-approved drug for signs and symptoms of dry eye disease

July 28, 2016
The FDA approved Xiidra for the treatment of signs and symptoms of dry eye disease in adult patients on July 11. Manufactured by Shire, Xiidra (lifitegrast ophthalmic…
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CenterVue launches training module to aid low vision patients

July 28, 2016
CenterVue announced 510(k) clearance for its fixation training for the MAIA platform, a technology designed to help patients rehabilitate from vision loss using audio…
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Comparative Clinical Outcomes of Pediatric Patients Presenting With Eyelid Nodules of Idiopathic Facial Aseptic Granuloma, Hordeola, and Chalazia

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, July/August 2016, Volume 53 Issue 4
To present the clinical features of the eyelid nodules observed in a newly determined dermatologic disorder, idiopathic…
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Comparative Treatment Trials for Wet AMD: A Comprehensive Review

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: Indications, benefits of amniotic membrane transplantation

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