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Custom sequence testing may accurately define glaucoma severity

March 6, 2015

CORONADO, Calif. — Custom sequence testing for relative afferent pupillary defect may objectively quantify disease severity compared with standard testing sequence, according to a presentation here.

In a poster presented at the American Glaucoma Society meeting, Alice Williams, MD, and colleagues examined 49 patients with glaucoma who underwent relative afferent pupillary defect testing with the Konan RAPDx pupillograph using standard and custom testing sequences.

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AqueSys completes enrollment for clinical trial of Xen 45 gel stent

March 5, 2015
AqueSys has completed enrollment in a U.S. investigational study of the Xen 45 gel stent, according to a press release.The stent is designed to achieve IOP reduction…
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ASOPRS elects Kathleen F. Archer, MD, as president for 2015

March 5, 2015
Kathleen F. Archer, MD, has been elected president of the American Society of Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery for 2015, according to a press…
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Pattern scanning laser trabeculoplasty compares well with selective laser trabeculoplasty

March 5, 2015
CORONADO, Calif. — Results obtained with pattern scanning laser trabeculoplasty and selective laser trabeculoplasty were similarly effective, according to a scientific…
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Increased risk of angle closure, elevated IOP possible after anti-VEGF injection

March 5, 2015
CORONADO, Calif. — IOP elevation may be associated with increased narrowing of nasal angle measurements after intravitreal anti-VEGF injections, according to a…
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Prostaglandin Release During Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery: Main Inducer

Journal of Refractive Surgery, February 2015, Volume 31 Issue 2
To investigate a possible correlation between intraocular prostaglandin concentrations and partial steps of…
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Diabetic Eye Disease: Implications of Early Recognition, Treatment, and Continuity of Care

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

Diabetic retinopathy is a leading cause of new cases of legal blindness among working-age Americans. Initially…
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VIDEO: Managing astigmatism during cataract surgery

March 3, 2015
ISTANBUL – At the ESCRS Winter Meeting, Pavel Stodulka talks about management of astigmatism during cataract surgery…
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