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VIDEO: Surgeon advocates sports ophthalmology as a subspecialty

May 24, 2016

MILAN — At OSN Italy, Rolando Toyos, MD, founder of the Sports Ophthalmology Society of America, explains why he believes that sports ophthalmology should become a subspecialty regularly taught at medical schools.

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VIDEO: Clear lens exchange with customized toric IOL in highly astigmatic post-PK patient

May 24, 2016
Clear lens exchange with customized toric IOL implantation in eyes with stable corneal topography and stable cylinder axis might be a good option to correct severe…
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Anachronistic health care policies, bureaucracy limit access to therapy for macular disease in Italy

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, May 2016
Due to insufficient funding, dysfunctional organization and bureaucratic redundancy, patients with age-related macular degeneration and other macular diseases are often…
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Researcher analyzes over-prescription of antibiotics for acute conjunctivitis

May 24, 2016
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Acute conjunctivitis is typically managed by all types of health care providers, not just ophthalmologists. Even though the American…

Mark Humayun, MD, PhD, receives National Medal of Technology and Innovation for Argus II research

May 23, 2016
Mark S. Humayun, MD, PhD, received the National Medal of Technology and Innovation from President Barack Obama on May 19, according to the American Academy of…
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Quantitative Assessment of Optic Nerve Changes in Patients With Diabetic Macular Edema Treated With Fluocinolone Acetonide Vitreous Implants

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, May 2016, Volume 47 Issue 5
To evaluate glaucomatous changes in patients with diabetic macular edema (DME) treated with intravitreal implants…
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Conducting Macular Clinical Trials in a Private Practice Environment

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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Highlights from ASCRS

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VIDEO: Surgeons talk about trifocal IOLs

May 21, 2016
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