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Utah bans UPPs for contact lenses

March 31, 2015

The Contact Lens Consumer Protection Act was signed into law last week in Utah, making the state the first in the U.S. to ban unilateral pricing policies for contact lenses, according to a press release issued by 1-800-CONTACTS.

As detailed in the release, the new law will go into effect this May.

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VIDEO: The role of posterior corneal surface in astigmatism correction during cataract surgery

March 31, 2015
John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses a variety of techniques available to correct astigmatism.
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Portable retinal imaging system now available

March 30, 2015
NEW YORK – The D-Eye, a device that attaches to a smartphone to record high-resolution images and video of the posterior segment, was introduced here at Vision…
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Vmax launches space-saving refractor

March 30, 2015
NEW YORK – Vmax Vision Inc. introduced the Perfectus, a combination wavefront autorefractor and subjective refractor in a space-saving instrument, here at Vision…
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IMPACT: No difference in number of injections with or without squalamine lactate for wet AMD

March 30, 2015
No meaningful difference was found in mean number of injections of squalamine lactate ophthalmic solution combined with Lucentis compared with Lucentis monotherapy for…
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Postoperative Inflammation and Pain: Elimination of the Dynamic Duo to Improve Patient Outcomes

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Cataract surgery has improved in both safety and outcomes in recent years. With advances in surgical techniques…
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VIDEO: Electrodiagnostic testing contributes to glaucoma diagnosis

March 23, 2015
NEW YORK – Electrodiagnostic testing provides another modality to add to the diagnostic armamentarium for glaucoma…
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