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Speakers share latest research on cannabinoids

November 18, 2014

DENVER – Three presenters here at the American Academy of Optometry plenary session discussed the dangers of recreational use of cannabinoids and the potential benefits of medicinal use.

The session was partially sponsored by Primary Care Optometry News.

Iluvien receives marketing authorization in Belgium

November 13, 2014
The Belgian Federal Agency for Medicines and Health Products has granted marketing approval for Iluvien to treat impaired vision associated with chronic diabetic macular…

See what PCON bloggers are saying this week

November 7, 2014
All five Primary Care Optometry News bloggers posted new entries within the past week. Topics cover age-related macular degeneration, health care reform, technology…

CMS to reimburse VisionCare’s implantable miniature telescope

November 4, 2014
VisionCare Ophthalmic Technologies has announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will reimburse the company’s implantable miniature telescope…
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Pre-AMD: Duty to warn?

November 3, 2014
In my last post a few weeks ago I used the term “pre-AMD.” I love this term. I have been using it since…
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Develop your own primary care report card

As optometrists continue to evolve as essential primary health care providers in their expanded role in health care…
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FDA expands indication for implantable miniature telescope

CHICAGO – At the American Academy of Ophthalmology, Chet Kumar, vice president of sales and market development…
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