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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 Pharmaceuticals' netarsudil ophthalmic solution 0.02%, also called Rhopressa, for lowering IOP in glaucoma patients.

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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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Researcher analyzes over-prescription of antibiotics for acute conjunctivitis

May 24, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Acute conjunctivitis is typically managed by all types of health care providers, not just ophthalmologists. Even though the American…
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Specialty Practice and Cost Considerations in the Management of Uveitis Associated With Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, May 17, 2016
To evaluate whether cost, prior insurance authorization concerns, and subspecialty practice influence therapeutic…
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Emerging Options for Day-in and Day-out IOP Control

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

Unfortunately, even with appropriate use of currently available medications, many people with glaucoma will still…
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VIDEO: Surgeons talk about trifocal IOLs

May 21, 2016
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