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VIDEO: Reverse side cuts with femtosecond laser enable better self-sealing of primary incision during cataract surgery

May 23, 2016

NEW ORLEANS —At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, discusses study results evaluating reverse side cuts using the Catalys Precision femtosecond laser from Abbott Medical Optics to create the primary incision for cataract surgery.

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VIDEO: Antonio Scarpa SOI Medal Lecturer focuses on future of laser cataract surgery

May 23, 2016
MILAN — At OSN Italy, Burkhard Dick, MD, PhD, the Antonio Scarpa Italian Society of Ophthalmology Medal Lecturer, focused his talk on the current status and future of…
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Speaker: Omidria use decreases need for Malyugin ring in cataract surgery

May 19, 2016
NEW ORLEANS – Malyugin ring use decreased by about two-thirds in one surgeon’s experience when he used Omidria to maintain pupil width in patients undergoing…
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BLOG: Trocar ACM — New device for infusion

May 19, 2016
Maintenance of globe stability and wound architecture is an essential prerequisite in intraocular surgeries. Under such circumstances, viscoelastic and fluid infusion…
Perspectives on Glaucoma

Glaucoma more common in those who are older, African American, poorer

May 17, 2016
Researchers found a higher prevalence of glaucoma in people who are older, are of black race and have lower income…
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Researchers investigate phototherapy for Parkinson’s disease

May 18, 2016
PhotoPharmics is currently conducting a double-masked, placebo-controlled human clinical investigation of a proprietary…
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Perspectives on Glaucoma

Obstructive sleep apnea associated with decreased retinal nerve fiber layer thickness

May 17, 2016
Patients with sleep apnea may have an increased risk for loss of retinal nerve fiber layer thickness, according to a…
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VIDEO: Reverse side cuts with femtosecond laser enable better self-sealing of primary incision during cataract surgery

May 23, 2016
NEW ORLEANS —At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, discusses study results evaluating reverse…

Meeting News CoverageVideoFrom OSN Europe

VIDEO: Antonio Scarpa SOI Medal Lecturer focuses on future of laser cataract surgery

May 23, 2016
MILAN — At OSN Italy, Burkhard Dick, MD, PhD, the Antonio Scarpa Italian Society of Ophthalmology Medal Lecturer, focused his talk on the current…

Meeting News Coverage

Speaker: Omidria use decreases need for Malyugin ring in cataract surgery

May 19, 2016
NEW ORLEANS – Malyugin ring use decreased by about two-thirds in one surgeon’s experience when he used Omidria to maintain pupil width in…

BlogVideoFrom OSN APAO

BLOG: Trocar ACM — New device for infusion

May 19, 2016
Maintenance of globe stability and wound architecture is an essential prerequisite in intraocular surgeries. Under such circumstances, viscoelastic…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Patient and surgeon positioning 'essential' when performing glued IOL procedure

May 17, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Priya Narang, MS, discusses correct positioning of the surgeon and…

Bausch + Lomb, IBM to collaborate on cataract surgery app

May 16, 2016
Bausch + Lomb and IBM will collaborate on the development of an app for iPhone and iPad to assist surgeons during cataract surgery, according to a…

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VIDEO: Surgeon talks about advantages of trocar AC maintainer

May 16, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth, discusses the advantages of the…

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Omidria reduces cataract surgery time, complications

May 13, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Intracameral phenylephrine combined with ketorolac during cataract surgery was associated with a significantly lower complication…

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VIDEO: Surgeon recommends measuring crystalline lens for increased accuracy

May 13, 2016
PARIS — At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, David Touboul, MD, PhD, advocates that visualization and measurement of the…

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Sustained-release Dextenza meets endpoints for post-cataract surgery pain

May 12, 2016
NEW ORLEANS — Sustained-release dexamethasone was superior to placebo in managing pain and preventing inflammation after cataract surgery, a…

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