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ONO-9054 lowers IOP in early primary OAG, OHT

July 22, 2016

Researchers reported lower intraocular pressure in subjects with early primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension following single and multiple day dosing with topical administration of ONO-9054, according to a study in the Journal of Glaucoma.

The phase 1, single-center, randomized, placebo-controlled, double-masked, dose-escalation study included subjects with ocular hypertension or primary open-angle glaucoma: nine patients were randomized to ONO-9054 3 µg/mL, 10 µg/mL, 20 µg/mL and 30 µg/mL, and 12 patients were randomized to placebo.

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VIDEO: Speaker gives update on infectious uveitis

July 23, 2016
At Hawaiian Eye, Thomas A. Albini, MD, gives an update on infectious uveitis.
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Tecnis multifocal toric IOL can provide improved distance and near visual acuities

July 22, 2016
Patients who underwent cataract surgery with implantation of a diffractive multifocal toric IOL tended to experience “excellent” distance and near visual…
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Female physicians make 'substantially' less than male counterparts

July 22, 2016
Significant salary differences exist between male and female physicians at public medical schools, according to findings published in JAMA Internal Medicine. This gap…

Nearly half of physicians see fewer patients each day due to EHR use

July 22, 2016
Physicians have mixed feelings about electronic health record usage, according to a report published by Physicians Practice. The 2016 Tech Report included an annual…
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Optical tests may serve as biomarkers in mTBI

July 14, 2016
BOSTON – Researchers found that pupillary light reflex and near point of convergence may serve as objective…
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Study finds marketing affects prescribing behavior

July 13, 2016
BOSTON – Optometrists earned more than $18 million in 2014 as a result of financial relationships with the…
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Alcon launches daily disposable multifocal

July 14, 2016
Alcon introduced Dailies Total1 Multifocal contact lenses, which are designed to address end-of-day dryness and…
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