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FDA clears five application upgrades for Lensar laser system

April 1, 2015

Lensar received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for five new application technologies for the Lensar laser system, according to a press release.

The five upgrades integrated into the Lensar laser system with Streamline include wireless integration with the Cassini corneal shape analyzer, iris registration, cataract density imaging, customized fragmentation patterns and arcuate incision planning, the release said.

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VIDEO: Speaker presents results from the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2

April 1, 2015
At Hawaiian Eye 2015, Emily Y. Chew, MD, discusses the Age-Related Eye Disease Study 2 data and how the results should change the ophthalmic practice.
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NovaBay reports lower net loss in 2014

March 31, 2015
NovaBay Pharmaceuticals reported a 2014 net loss of $15.2 million, or $0.31 per share, compared with $16 million, or $0.42 per share, in 2013, according to a press…
Perspectives on Glaucoma

Low-risk ocular hypertension patients can safely reduce medications

March 31, 2015
By using a specific strategy, some patients with hypertension but a low risk of developing glaucoma may be able to reduce their medications, researchers reported in a…
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Switch to Eylea reduces fluid, improves visual acuity in eyes with wet AMD

March 31, 2015
Fluid was reduced and visual acuity was improved in eyes with neovascular age-related macular degeneration that received Eylea after multiple intravitreal injections of…
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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: 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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