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European heritage linked to increased risk of optic disc hemorrhage

April 28, 2016

European descent was associated with a higher risk of optic disc hemorrhage than African descent, and African descent was associated with greater prevalence of beta-zone parapapillary atrophy, a study found.

Study authors reported results of the African Descent and Glaucoma Evaluation Study (ADAGES).

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BLOG: Moving away from the surface

April 28, 2016
As an avowed ocular surface guy (some would say ocular surface obsessed), it’s odd to find that some of the most interesting stuff going on when it comes to the…

Carmen A. Puliafito joins Ophthotech as chief of strategic development

April 28, 2016
Carmen A. Puliafito , MD, MBA, has been appointed as chief of strategic development at Ophthotech, according to a company press release…
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VIDEO: Speaker gives new insights on select macular diseases

April 28, 2016
At Retina 2016, Allen C. Ho, MD, FACS, discusses the use of OCT angiography on select macular diseases.
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Repeat DSAEK yields similar endothelial cell loss, visual outcomes to primary procedure

April 27, 2016
Repeat Descemet’s stripping automated endothelial keratoplasty produced endothelial cell loss rates and visual acuity results comparable to those of a primary…
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Corneal Stromal Demarcation Line Depth Following Standard and a Modified High Intensity Corneal Cross-linking Protocol

Journal of Refractive Surgery, April 2016, Volume 32 Issue 4
To compare the corneal stromal demarcation line depth using anterior segment optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT)…
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Key Components in the Design and Execution of a Successful Clinical Trial

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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Highlights from the Hawaiian Eye/Retina meeting

Highlights from the Hawaiian Eye/Retina meeting

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VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls on managing common cataract complications

April 20, 2016
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