May 09, 2021
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Soft-tissue augmentation carries potential for vision-threatening events

Soft-tissue augmentation carries potential for vision-threatening events

WAILEA, Hawaii — Adverse reactions from soft tissue augmentation are usually mild, but oculoplastic specialists should be aware of potentially vision-threatening vascular compromise, according to a speaker at Hawaiian Eye 2021.

May 09, 2021
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People with HIV had fewer — but more severe — SARS-CoV-2 infections than peers

People with HIV had fewer — but more severe — SARS-CoV-2 infections than peers

Researchers in San Francisco found that people with HIV had fewer SARS-CoV-2 infections but experienced more cases of severe COVID-19 than people without HIV.

May 09, 2021
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VTE incidence in NSCLC varies by treatment type

VTE incidence in NSCLC varies by treatment type

Venous thromboembolism rates among patients with advanced non-small cell lung cancer varied by treatment type, according to retrospective study results.

May 09, 2021
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Spending on CV health services increased by more than $100B from 1996 to 2016

Spending on CV health services increased by more than $100B from 1996 to 2016

Health care spending on CVD increased to $320 billion in 2016, with treatment for hypertension, hyperlipidemia and atrial fibrillation/flutter being the primary drivers, according to data published in Circulation.

May 09, 2021
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Spinal Elements receives FDA 510(k) clearance for 3D bone graft line

The FDA granted 510(k) clearance for Spinal Elements’ Lucent 3D line of 3D-printed interbody devices for spinal bone grafts, according to a company press release.

May 08, 2021
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VIDEO: ‘Belt loop’ flange technique an option for dislocated IOLs

VIDEO: ‘Belt loop’ flange technique an option for dislocated IOLs

WAILEA, Hawaii — In this video from Hawaiian Eye, Cathleen M. McCabe, MD, discusses the advantages of a belt loop flange technique for re-fixating dislocated in-the-bag IOLs.

May 08, 2021
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VIDEO: Mazzo touts importance of resumption of live meetings

VIDEO: Mazzo touts importance of resumption of live meetings

WAILEA, Hawaii — In this video from Hawaiian Eye, Jim Mazzo, industry veteran and president and CEO of Avellino, discusses the impact of attending live medical meetings as the ophthalmology community emerges from the pandemic shutdown.

May 08, 2021
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Eye pigmentation, elevated lesions feed choroidal melanoma rumor mill

Eye pigmentation, elevated lesions feed choroidal melanoma rumor mill

WAILEA, Hawaii — The notion that all pigmentation in the eye is melanoma is a “rumor,” according to a speaker at Hawaiian Eye 2021.

May 08, 2021
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Iatrogenic uveitis management depends on underlying cause

Iatrogenic uveitis management depends on underlying cause

WAILEA, Hawaii — Sometimes intraocular surgery itself results in some manifestation of uveitis, for which there is no clear definition in the literature, Yashi S. Modi, MD, said at Hawaiian Eye.

May 08, 2021
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VIDEO: Brolucizumab demonstrates drying effect in patients with DME

VIDEO: Brolucizumab demonstrates drying effect in patients with DME

WAILEA, Hawaii — In this video from Hawaiian Eye, Rishi P. Singh, MD, discusses results from the KITE and KESTREL trials of brolucizumab vs. aflibercept in the treatment of diabetic macular edema.

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Acromegaly: Novel Therapeutic Options to Alleviate Treatment Burden and Improve Patient Quality of Life

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Acromegaly: Novel Therapeutic Options to Alleviate Treatment Burden and Improve Patient Quality of Life
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Curbside Consults on Thyroid Eye Disease: Pearls for the Optometrist

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Curbside Consults on Thyroid Eye Disease
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Ophthalmology
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Curbside Consults on Thyroid Eye Disease: Pearls for the Endocrinologist

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Curbside Consults on Thyroid Eye Disease
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Ophthalmology
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Curbside Consults on Thyroid Eye Disease: Pearls for the Ophthalmologist

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Curbside Consults on Thyroid Eye Disease
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Cardiology
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Challenges in Cryptogenic Stroke: Identifying Candidates for Patent Foramen Ovale Closure

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Mitigating Residual Risk for Cardioprotective Outcomes Image
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Cardiology
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Challenges in Cryptogenic Stroke: A Podcast Series

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Challenges in Cryptogenic Stroke: A Podcast Series
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Cardiology
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Clinical Updates on the Use of SGLT2 Inhibitors: Dawn of a New Era?

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Clinical Updates on the Use of SGLT2 Inhibitors: Dawn of a New Era?
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Cognitive-Behavioral Strategies to Manage Anxiety: May 2021

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Psychiatric Annals
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