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Single thermal pulsation treatment improves MGD symptoms

Single thermal pulsation treatment improves MGD symptoms
April 19, 2015

SAN DIEGO — A single thermal pulsation treatment improved symptoms in patients with meibomian gland dysfunction, according to a study presented here.

At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Alice T. Epitropoulos, MD, FACS, described a retrospective study of 51 patients with meibomian gland dysfunction (MGD) who received a 12-minute single thermal pulsation treatment of LipiFlow (TearScience), either unilaterally or bilaterally, with follow-up at 6 to 8 weeks.

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Ellex launches Integre Pro Scan

April 19, 2015
SAN DIEGO — Ellex announced the launch of its multicolor scanning photocoagulator Integre Pro Scan at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting.The…
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Zeiss seeks FDA approval of SMILE procedure for astigmatic myopia

April 19, 2015
SAN DIEGO — Carl Zeiss Meditec is moving forward with an FDA phase 2 clinical trial for ReLEx small incision lenticule extraction, a company official said…
Study: Triglyceride omega-3 improves dry eye signs Meeting News Coverage

Study: Triglyceride omega-3 improves dry eye signs

April 19, 2015
SAN DIEGO —Triglyceride omega-3 supplementation improved signs of dry eye disease as shown by objective measures, according to a study.Speaking at the American Society…
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VIDEO: CorT Total gives accurate measurements for corneal astigmatism

April 19, 2015
SAN DIEGO — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Noel A. Alpins, MD, discusses the advantages of CorT Total (iAssort) for measuring…
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Postoperative Inflammation and Pain

Postoperative Inflammation and Pain: Elimination of the Dynamic Duo to Improve Patient Outcomes

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

Cataract surgery has improved in both safety and outcomes in recent years. With advances in surgical techniques…
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VIDEO: Drop to treat presbyopia in phase 2 trials

March 6, 2015
ATLANTA – Liquid Vision from Presbyopia Therapies is being investigated in phase 2 clinical trials as a topical…
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