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VIDEO: New instrument combines OCT, retinal camera

September 21, 2016

LAS VEGAS – Topcon’s 3D OCT-1 Maestro is a recently approved combination OCT and retinal camera that is extremely automated, according to Murray Fingeret, OD. “You set the person into the instrument, position the head, click the button, and the instrument does everything else,” he said. The compact device takes 50,000 A-scans per second.

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VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls on CLASS procedure for IOP reduction

September 19, 2016
COPENHAGEN — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Shamira Perera, MD, shares surgical pearls he has learned performing the…
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VIDEO: Speaker – There is a difference in generic medications

September 16, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Eric Schmidt, OD, cautions practitioners about substituting branded medications for generics. “There truly is a difference when you’re…
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MicroShunt similarly reduces IOP in phakic, pseudophakic eyes, and when combined with phaco

September 15, 2016
COPENHAGEN — In glaucomatous eyes implanted with the InnFocus MicroShunt, there was no significant difference in IOP outcomes whether the eyes were phakic or…
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Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, & Dysfunctions: Volume 2, Number 1

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VIDEO: New instrument combines OCT, retinal camera

September 21, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Topcon’s 3D OCT-1 Maestro is a recently approved combination OCT and retinal camera that is extremely automated, according to…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Surgeon shares pearls on CLASS procedure for IOP reduction

September 19, 2016
COPENHAGEN — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, Shamira Perera, MD, shares surgical pearls he has…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Speaker – There is a difference in generic medications

September 16, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Eric Schmidt, OD, cautions practitioners about substituting branded medications for generics. “There truly is a difference…

Meeting News Coverage

MicroShunt similarly reduces IOP in phakic, pseudophakic eyes, and when combined with phaco

September 15, 2016
COPENHAGEN — In glaucomatous eyes implanted with the InnFocus MicroShunt, there was no significant difference in IOP outcomes whether the eyes…

In the Journals

Laser trabeculoplasty may not provide glaucoma-specific cost savings

September 7, 2016
Laser trabeculoplasty did not reduce reliance on glaucoma medications or costs associated with glaucoma treatment, according to a study. The…

In the Journals

Mobile vision clinic yields more exams, high satisfaction

September 1, 2016
Mobile eye clinics can conveniently connect children with vision care and aid in minimizing children’s time away from the classroom, according…

In the Journals

No differences seen with anti-inflammatory drops after SLT

August 30, 2016
Anti-inflammatory drops did not make a significant difference in pain, redness, cells in the anterior chamber or peak IOP in patients who underwent…

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VIDEO: Speaker reviews barriers and advancements in glaucoma medical management

August 30, 2016
At Kiawah Eye, Thomas W. Samuelson, MD, reviews reasons why fewer advancements have been made in pharmacological treatment of glaucoma compared with…

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VIDEO: Combined approach with multiple MIGS devices, procedures enhances outcomes

August 27, 2016
At Hawaiian Eye, Malik Kahook, MD, describes the concept of combined MIGS, or C-MIGS, which incorporates more than one minimally invasive glaucoma…

Perspectives on Glaucoma

Home tonometer measured within 5 mm Hg of GAT in majority studied

August 26, 2016
The Icare Home device for self-tonometry use is reliable in obtaining measurements similar to those taken by Goldmann applanation tonometry, but…

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