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Publication Exclusive: Pediatric patient presents with acute onset of vision loss

August 29, 2015

An 8-year-old Asian boy presented with vision loss in the right eye for 1 day. He described a central area of vision loss with intact peripheral vision. At the onset of the vision loss, he had a mild headache that resolved. He did not have any eye pain or diplopia, and there were no changes in the left eye. He had no other neurologic changes and no recent illnesses or vaccinations. He was otherwise healthy.

In the Journals

Age, gender, subtype may influence recurrence of AMD after anti-VEGF treatment

August 28, 2015
Recurrence of neovascular age-related macular degeneration after anti-VEGF treatment may be associated with age and gender, and occur sooner in patients with polypoidal…
Business News

ThromboGenics reports €6 million in revenues in first half

August 28, 2015
ThromboGenics reported 6 million in total revenues for the first half of 2015, according to a press release.This includes 4.25 million in Jetrea (ocriplasmin) sales in…
In the Journals

Implantable Collamer Lens yields good refractive outcomes, stability at 12 years

August 28, 2015
A phakic implant provided good long-term refractive outcomes and stability, with a low incidence of cataract, according to a study.The retrospective study included 144…

Publication Exclusive: Innovations in optical biometry optimize effective lens position

August 28, 2015
Novel IOL technologies and increasing patient expectations for precise refractive results have driven a series of innovations in biometry and IOL power calculation…
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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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CME
Gaining Insight to Optimize Patient Outcomes: What Can We Do to Improve Postoperative Inflammation and Pain?

Gaining Insight to Optimize Patient Outcomes: What Can We Do to Improve Postoperative Inflammation and Pain?

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

Postoperative pain and inflammation can result as a consequence of cataract surgery despite advances in surgical…
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VIDEO: Defining and treating astigmatism

VIDEO: Defining and treating astigmatism

July 26, 2015
At the Kiawah Eye 2015 meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses how treating astigmatism in patients will…
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