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Interim results of INJECT study show real-world Jetrea experience

May 4, 2015

DENVER — The long-term effects of Jetrea may be as safe and effective as those seen in registration trials, according to a presentation here.

In a poster presented at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology annual meeting, Peter Stalmans, MD, PhD, and colleagues discussed the non-interventional, multicenter, prospective INJECT study of 105 patients with vitreomacular traction (VMT) treated with Jetrea (ocriplasmin, ThromboGenics).

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Cornea transplant quality may not differ in diabetic vs. non-diabetic donors

May 4, 2015
DENVER — There may be no difference between the cornea transplant quality of a diabetic donor vs. a non-diabetic donor, according to a presentation here.In a…
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Intravitreal injection guidelines compatible with practice patterns in anterior segment surgery

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 10, 2015
Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
Endophthalmitis remains one of the most feared complications after any surgical procedure that enters the eye, and to me, an intravitreal injection is a surgical…
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Man referred for bilateral retinal detachments

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 10, 2015
Joseph Ho, MD; Christopher Robinson, MD
A 62-year-old Cambodian man was referred from an outside ophthalmologist with concern for bilateral macula-off retinal detachments. The patient reported progressively…
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OCT can evaluate anterior chamber reaction in nontransparent cornea

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 10, 2015
Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth
; Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD, FICO
The Tyndall effect, the phenomenon in which light is scattered by very small particles in its path, forms the basis behind the visualization of anterior chamber cells by…
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Practical Retina

Comparing Aflibercept, Bevacizumab, and Ranibizumab for DME: Analysis of DRCR Protocol T

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, March 2015, Volume 46 Issue 3
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Ocular Surface Disease in the Surgical Setting

Ocular Surface Disease in the Surgical Setting: Recognition and Treatment of an Increasing Dilemma

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

Dry eye disease (DED) is becoming an increasing burden as the population ages or undergoes treatments, procedures, or…
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VIDEO: PDEK allows donor material from any aged eye

VIDEO: PDEK allows donor material from any aged eye

May 1, 2015
SAN DIEGO — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS
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