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Allergan, Prevent Blindness team up for vision screenings

March 27, 2017

Allergan is sponsoring vision screening events across the U.S. to help provide adults access to quality vision care through an initiative with Prevent Blindness called See America.

Attendees will learn about the leading causes of preventable blindness and vision loss and receive a free Prevent Blindness certified vision screening, referral to professional eye care and financial assistance as needed.

Feasibility trials for Harmoni Modular IOL enrolled

March 27, 2017
A series of feasibility trials for the Harmoni Modular IOL are fully enrolled, according to a press release from ClarVista Medical. The Harmoni system,
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PUBLICATION EXCLUSIVE: Dry eye disease in the surgical patient

March 27, 2017
“If you diagnose dry eye before you operate, it is your patient’s problem. If you diagnose it postoperatively, it is your problem.”
–Eric…

Proposed Calif. bill requires vision exams for schoolchildren

March 27, 2017
An act has been introduced in California requiring that a student’s vision be appraised by a physician, optometrist or ophthalmologist. The current law allows for…

Imprimis reports $19 million net loss in 2016

March 27, 2017
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals reported a net loss of $19 million, or $1.50 per common share, in 2016 compared with a net loss of $15.9 million, or $1.66 per common share, in…
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Eye on an Enigma: New Mechanisms of Action in the Medical Management of Glaucoma

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

Glaucoma is currently the second leading cause of blindness throughout the world. The goal of glaucoma treatment is to…
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