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Angle surgery effective long-term in children with glaucoma

May 25, 2017

Researchers found a favorable visual acuity outcome over a 21-year period in children with primary congenital glaucoma who underwent angle surgery.

The retrospective study included patients who underwent trabeculotomy, trabeculectomy or combined trabeculotomy-trabeculectomy (CTT) for primary congenital glaucoma.

Updated Dell questionnaire takes a closer look at patients visual needs

May 25, 2017
Not too many years ago, there was a clear separation between refractive surgery and cataract surgery. Refractive surgery was limited to modification of the cornea, while…
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Primary IOL implantation in children yields better visual acuity, less strabismus

May 25, 2017
Pediatric patients who underwent cataract extraction with primary IOL implantation were found to have better visual acuity and less strabismus at final follow-up than…

Optometry groups meet with Congress

May 25, 2017
Representatives from the American Optometric Association and Johnson & Johnson Vision North America met with members of Congress to advocate for leading optometry…

Roclatan meets primary efficacy endpoint in phase 3 study

May 25, 2017
Roclatan, a once-daily fixed-dose combination drug for lowering IOP, has achieved its primary efficacy endpoint in the
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Glaucoma 2017: Controlling IOP and Promoting Adherence through Novel Therapeutics

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Glaucoma is currently the second leading cause of blindness throughout the world. The goal of glaucoma treatment is to…
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VIDEO: In-office electrophysiology helps detect, monitor glaucoma damage

May 23, 2017
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