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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 through a minimally invasive technique using a disposable injector with a 27-gauge needle pre-loaded with the device.

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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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STAAR reports net loss for 2014

March 5, 2015
STAAR Surgical reported a GAAP net loss of $8.4 million, or $0.22 on a per diluted share basis, in 2014 compared with a net income of $398,000, or $0.01 on a per diluted…
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Adjustment of Anterior Corneal Astigmatism Values to Incorporate the Likely Effect of Posterior Corneal Curvature for Toric Intraocular Lens Calculation

Journal of Refractive Surgery, February 2015, Volume 31 Issue 2
To establish if average refractive overcorrection or undercorrection of corneal astigmatism based on the “rule” of the…
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Rapid Response: Real World Use of Anti-VEGF Therapy - Clinical Experience Beyond Pivotal Trials

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

Management of retinal vascular diseases with anti-VEGF therapy has been well-established through large-scale trials…
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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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