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Speaker relates approach to dry eye therapy

September 27, 2016

According to Sumit Garg, MD, dry eye disease affects 29 million people in the U.S. and is the most common presenting symptom in the general ophthalmologist's practice. Speaking at Hawaiian Eye, Garg relates his approach to dry eye therapy.

In the Journals

Exfoliation syndrome may be more common in women with pelvic organ prolapse

September 26, 2016
Women with pelvic organ prolapse were more likely to be diagnosed with exfoliation syndrome, according to a study using the Utah Population Database. Researchers split…
In the Journals

Physicians debate ACGME's Milestones initiative

September 26, 2016
The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education’s Milestones initiative and its role in internal medicine are a source of debate for physicians. …
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Speaker reviews use of laser in retinal disease

September 26, 2016
At Retina 2016, Elias Reichel, MD, focuses on the use of panretinal photocoagulation to treat branch retinal vein occlusion, center-involving diabetic macular edema and…

Top five stories from ESCRS

September 26, 2016
Clinical research, new technologies and evolving treatments were among the most discussed topics at the 2016 European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting…
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Clinical Science

Characteristics and Outcomes of Simultaneous Bilateral Rhegmatogenous Retinal Detachments

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, September 2016, Volume 47 Issue 9
To better understand the clinical course and outcomes of simultaneous bilateral retinal detachments managed by modern…
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Central and Branch Retinal Vein Occlusion Clinical Trials: 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: Continuous laser technology creates smooth-edged, well-centered capsulotomies

September 23, 2016
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