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VIDEO: Surgeon reviews new iridectomy technique

December 1, 2015

LAS VEGAS — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology annual meeting, Priya Narang, MS, explains a new technique for performing peripheral iridectomy for eyes undergoing glued IOL surgery, specifically for eyes with large white-to white diameters.

ANSI updates recommendations for ophthalmic lenses

November 30, 2015
The Vision Council announced that the American National Standards Institute has published the 2015 revision of Standard Z80.1, Prescription of Ophthalmic Lenses –…
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Study finds 5% incidence of IOL opacification after DSEK

November 30, 2015
IOL opacification was identified in 5% of eyes that underwent Descemet’s stripping endothelial keratoplasty, according to one study.Investigators retrospectively…
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Phase 3 clinical trial enrollment begins for ocular allergy drug

November 30, 2015
Enrollment is underway for a second phase 3 clinical trial of Dextenza sustained release dexamethasone for treatment of allergic conjunctivitis, according to a press…
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Omeros reports $3.3 million in revenue in third quarter

November 30, 2015
Omeros reported $3.3 million in revenue in the third quarter, which includes $3.2 million in Omidria sales, according to a press release. The company reported $214,000…
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Improvements in visual acuity with corneal inlay remain stable long-term

November 16, 2015
NEW ORLEANS – A study involving 253 subjects who received the Kamra corneal inlay in their nondominant eye showed…
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Arizona allows sale of adjustable focus eye wear without prescription

October 29, 2015
Arizona now permits the sale of adjustable eye wear without a prescription, based on a ruling by the assistant attorney…
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Allergan seeks approval for preservative-free Restasis

November 13, 2015
Allergan announced it has submitted a Prior Approval Supplement for Restasis 0.05% to obtain marketing clearance for a…
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