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VIDEO: FLACS cannula enhances clinical efficiency, patient safety during cataract surgery

May 27, 2016

NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Harvey Uy, MD, talks about the benefits of the FLACS cannula from Beaver-Visitec and how the instrument enhances clinical efficiency and patient safety.

Intranasal stimulator increased tear production in trials

May 26, 2016
Allergan announced that a premarket submission for Oculeve Intranasal Tear Neurostimulator will be submitted to the FDA in the second half of 2016, following two pivotal…
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Radiation-induced maculopathy may respond better to dexamethasone

May 26, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Recalcitrant radiation maculopathy after iodine-125 brachytherapy for uveal melanoma responded better to intravitreal dexamethasone…

Valeant names senior vice president and corporate controller

May 26, 2016
Valeant Pharmaceuticals International announced it has named Sam Eldessouky senior vice president and corporate controller.Eldessouky, with more than 20 years of…
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32nd APAO Congress in Singapore

Ocular Surgery News APAO Edition, May 2016
Early bird registration for the 32nd APAO Congress has already begun, with a deadline of Nov. 30. In addition, abstract submission is now open through Sept. 19. Free…
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The Impact of the Transition to an Electronic Medical Record on Patient Perceptions in a Pediatric Ophthalmology Practice

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, May/June 2016, Volume 53 Issue 3
To assess the impact of the transition from traditional paper-based medical records to electronic medical records in a…
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Preserving the Ocular Surface: Practice Pearls That Go Beyond Just Scratching the Surface

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Alcon Research, LTD., Allergan, Inc., Bausch + Lomb, and Shire.

Ocular surface disorders (OSDs) are chronic, progressive, multifactorial conditions with prevalence increasing with…
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VIDEO: Wavefront-guided topography, accelerated cross-linking provides positive visual outcomes for irregular astigmatism

May 26, 2016
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