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Ophthalmic community mourns loss of George O. Waring III

January 28, 2015

George O. Waring III, MD, FACS, FRCOphth, a surgeon, innovator and mentor, died Jan. 27. He was 73 years old.

Waring, who most recently served as professor emeritus of ophthalmology at Emory University, Atlanta, specialized in cataract surgery, radial keratotomy and LASIK. He was board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology.

Surgeon shares pearls on managing complex femtosecond cataract cases Meeting News Coverage

Surgeon shares pearls on managing complex femtosecond cataract cases

January 28, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii — Femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery in complicated cases may require special maneuvers and measures, a speaker told colleagues here.Sonia H
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VIDEO: Implementing femtosecond laser into hospital setting creates unique challenges

January 28, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Rajesh K. Rajpal, MD, discusses the experience of incorporating femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery into a hospital…
In the Journals

Survey: Some patients rate second-eye cataract surgery more painful than first

January 28, 2015
Cataract surgery in the second eye was perceived by some patients as being more painful and/or taking longer than surgery in the first eye, despite patients being more…
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Iluvien receives marketing authorization in Finland, Luxembourg

January 27, 2015
The Finnish Medicines Agency in Finland and the Ministry of Health in Luxembourg have granted Iluvien marketing authorization for the treatment of vision impairment…
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Case Report

Stability of Macular Traction in Involutional Diabetic Retinopathy Over a 5-Year Course

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, January/February 2015, Volume 46 Issue 1
Involutional diabetic retinopathy is a descriptive term for an end-stage phase of proliferative diabetic retinopathy…
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Postoperative Inflammation and Pain

Postoperative Ocular Inflammation and Pain: Achieving a Clear Consensus on Prevention and Treatment

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Alcon Research, LTD.

The pain and inflammation associated with cataract surgery remain significant challenges for the ophthalmic surgeon and…
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VIDEO: SightLife CEO updates global cornea transplantation achievements, goals

January 27, 2015
WAILEA, Hawaii – At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Monty Montoya, president and CEO of SightLife, discusses the organizations…
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