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Top five ophthalmology news stories from ASRS

August 2, 2015

The American Society of Retina Specialists meeting in Vienna included the latest clinical research on retinal diseases.

Leading ophthalmologists gathered to discuss the surgical and technological advances in the treatments for age-related macular degeneration, diabetic macular edema and other retinal diseases.

Darrell White

Publication Exclusive: What should we call this problem?

August 1, 2015
It is summer, and my thoughts once again turn to the basics.On my professional journey, I come in contact with all kinds of impressive, intelligent folks from all walks…
In the Journals

Customized measurements improve structure-function link in glaucoma

July 31, 2015
Visual field and OCT measurements alone did not improve structure-function correlation analysis in a group of glaucoma patients, according to a study. “The highest…
Business News

Sergio Duplan named region president, Alcon North America

July 31, 2015
Alcon has appointed Sergio Duplan as region president, Alcon North America, according to a press release.Duplan succeeds Robert Warner, who assumes a new executive…

BLOG: After vitrectomy, what's in the vitreous chamber?

July 31, 2015
This is a simple question, but one that can take some time to explore. There are two types of vitrectomies: anterior and pars planar. An anterior vitrectomy is typically…
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BLOG: Are you a shark or a minnow?

BLOG: Are you a shark or a minnow?

July 22, 2015
Agustin L. Gonzalez, OD, FAAO, applies lessons learned from the television show, “Shark Tank,” to…
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Scott G. Hauswirth, OD, FAAO

OD research addresses all areas of the eye

Primary Care Optometry News, July 2015
Optometry was well represented at the annual meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology in…
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Donald R. Korb, OD, FAAO

Korb: Pioneer of clinical optometry research

Primary Care Optometry News, July 2015
As part of Primary Care Optometry News’ 20th anniversary celebration, in each issue throughout 2015 we are…
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