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Survey effective in identifying factors associated with corneal inflammatory events

November 21, 2014

DENVER – A survey that assesses contact lens care and use was able to identify routine behaviors and environmental exposures that led to corneal inflammatory events, according to a presenter here at the American Academy of Optometry meeting.

Kathyrn Richdale, OD, PhD, FAAO, conducted a multicenter, prospective, single-visit, case control study with colleagues as part of the Contact Lens Assessment in Youth (CLAY) study.

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VIDEO: Management of zonular dehiscence

November 21, 2014
NEW YORK — At OSN New York 2014, Cynthia Matossian, MD, discusses strategies for handling cases of zonular dehiscence in cataract surgery.

Imprimis reports $2.5 million net loss in third quarter

November 21, 2014
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals reported a net loss of $2.5 million, or $0.27 per common share, in the third quarter, compared with a loss of $2.1 million, or $0.23 per common…
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Pain-sensitive patients may report dry eye symptoms without pathology

November 21, 2014
DENVER – Pain sensitivity influences ocular discomfort and dryness perception, according to a speaker here at the American Academy of Optometry meeting.Wong Li…

Ocular Therapeutix to evaluate sustained-release travoprost for glaucoma, ocular hypertension

November 21, 2014
Ocular Therapeutix has begun enrolling the first subjects in a phase 2b clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of sustained-release travoprost, according to…
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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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Prevalence of diabetic retinopathy high among Puerto Ricans

November 20, 2014
Neisha Rodriguez, OD, MPH-G, reported in her poster at the American Academy of Optometry meeting that the majority of…
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