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VIDEO: PlayStation effective for amblyopia treatment

May 3, 2016

SEATTLE – Ricardo Torres-Vidal, of the Asociacion para Evitar la Ceguera en Mexico, discussed his study involving the use of PlayStation Portable in the treatment of children with amblyopia, here at the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting.

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Analysis: Lucentis and Eylea comparable in injection frequency, cost in AMD patients at 2 years

May 3, 2016
SEATTLE — Ranibizumab and aflibercept were shown to be comparable in injection frequency and cost for the treatment of patients with neovascular age-related…

AMA, ACP applaud CMS Medicare proposals

May 3, 2016
The AMA and the American College of Physicians have announced their support of a proposal to modernize Medicare payments.CMS issued the proposal as a first step in…
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CK, cross-linking yield improvement in corrected distance visual acuity in patients with ectasia

May 3, 2016
SEATTLE — Conductive keratoplasty in combination with epi-on cross-linking showed improvement in corrected distance visual acuity in patients with ectasia…

BLOG: Changes in the blue light conversation – virtual reality

May 3, 2016
In continuing the discussion on how the conversation around blue light is evolving, it is important to consider future technologies and how they may impact care of our…
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Perspectives on Glaucoma

Fewer medications prior to SLT improve chance of success

April 25, 2016
One-year efficacy of selective laser trabeculoplasty in controlling intraocular pressure was limited in patients with…
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Proactive approach to OSD improves surgical outcomes, contact lens success

April 22, 2016
NEW YORK – Do not wait for a patient to say he or she has dry eye; assess his or her risk and symptoms and…
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Glaucoma patients found to have greater risk of unsafe driving

April 26, 2016
Glaucoma patients at the greatest risk for unsafe driving exhibited slower performance on psychometric and mobility…
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