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Long-term experience with light therapy in dry eye shows positive outcomes, patient satisfaction

Long-term experience with light therapy in dry eye shows positive outcomes, patient satisfaction
May 31, 2016

MILAN — Long-term experience with light technologies shows that they are effective in treating meibomian gland dysfunction and dry eye disease.

“Light is used as a therapy in many branches of medicine, but ophthalmologists are slow to adopt it in spite of numerous studies,” Rolando Toyos, MD, said at the OSN Italy meeting.

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VIDEO: Use of J-cannula irrigation to simplify cortical removal during cataract surgery

May 30, 2016
MILAN — At OSN Italy, Steven Dewey, MD, describes use of J-cannula irrigation to simplify cortical removal with femtosecond laser during cataract surgery. 
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VIDEO: Surgeon discusses iris suspension devices for small pupils

May 29, 2016
MILAN — At the OSN Italy meeting, Nicoletta Fynn-Thompson, MD, talks about the use of iris suspension devices for small pupils.
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VIDEO: Surgeon describes phaco technique in coloboma cases

May 29, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery, Ashvin Agarwal, MS, describes a cataract surgery technique that places a trocar behind…
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VIDEO: Surgeon reports 2-year data on the COMPASS trial

May 28, 2016
MILAN — At the OSN Italy meeting, E. Randy Craven, MD, discusses minimally invasive glaucoma surgery focusing on the 2-year results of the COMPASS trial on the…
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Focal Nonperfusion of Deep Retinal Capillary Plexus in Eyes With Epiretinal Membranes Revealed by Optical Coherence Tomography Angiography

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2016, Volume 47 Issue 5
To evaluate the leakage pattern in eyes with idiopathic epiretinal membranes (ERM) using fluorescein angiography (FA)…
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Clinical Trials in Diabetic Retinopathy

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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VIDEO: Challenges of phakic IOLs in young patients

May 25, 2016
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