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Study questions utility of topical NSAIDs to reduce already low incidence of macular edema in cataract surgery

February 17, 2017

Topical NSAID use in patients who underwent cataract surgery was associated with a reduction in the already low incidence of postoperative macular edema, according to researchers.

In the retrospective matched cohort, a total of 108,093 patients underwent cataract surgery and 89,731 met inclusion criteria between January 2007 and June 2014 at Kaiser Permanente Southern California.

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VIDEO: Surgeons present a novel approach to presbyopia laser surgery

February 19, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands – At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, Frederic Hehn, MD, and Magda Rau, MD,
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VIDEO: New technology develops data to create personalized defocus curves

February 18, 2017
MAASTRICHT, Netherlands – At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons winter meeting, Arthur Cummings, MD, discusses a novel technology

Imprimis begins shipping from FDA-registered outsourcing facility

February 17, 2017
Imprimis Pharmaceuticals’ New Jersey outsourcing facility has begun shipping sterile ophthalmic medications to select customers without a patient-specific…
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Medicaid expansions improved preventive care, but study finds Americans want changes to ACA

February 17, 2017
Due to insurance expansions of the Affordable Care Act, Americans were more likely to undertake preventive care, according to data published in Journal of Policy
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Ocular Surface Diseases, Disorders, & DysfunctionsTM: Volume 2, Number 3

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

Maintenance of the health of the ocular surface is complex due to numerous potential challenges, including dry eye…
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VIDEO: Hovanesian gives pearls on achieving patient satisfaction after cataract surgery

February 4, 2017
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February 5, 2017
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