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VIDEO: Omidria helps improve cataract surgery experience

October 18, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Eric Donnenfeld, MD, discusses a recent study of Omidria (phenylephrine 1% and ketorolac 0.3% intraocular solution, Omeros) at…

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Multiple options for reducing postoperative pain, inflammation

October 11, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Surgeons have many options for controlling pain and inflammation following refractive surgery, William B. Trattler, MD, said…

Ocular Surgery News boosts, relaunches Healio/OSN Editorial Board Section

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 10, 2019
Healio.com/OSN is the online home of Ocular Surgery News. In addition to housing the online version of OSN, Healio/OSN creates daily news, meeting…

WHO report finds 1 billion worldwide with preventable vision impairment

October 8, 2019
The WHO’s first world report on vision details how 2.2 billion people in the world have vision impairment or blindness, with more than 1…

OSN presents cover stories for cataract surgeons

October 8, 2019
Since the start of 2019, Ocular Surgery News has brought issues of interest to cataract surgeons to the front page. Here are five cover stories that…

In the Journals

Brinzolamide may be most effective for IOP reduction after cataract surgery

October 7, 2019
Brinzolamide provided the best short-term IOP reduction after cataract surgery compared with travoprost or timolol, according to a study. The…

Oculis initiates OCS-01 trial for inflammation, pain after cataract surgery

October 7, 2019
The first patient has been dosed in a phase 2b clinical trial of OCS-01 for the treatment of inflammation and pain after cataract surgery, Oculis…

Tecnis Synergy IOL launch tops ESCRS news

October 5, 2019
The European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting was held in Paris in September. Healio.com/OSN was there covering all the top news…

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VIDEO: Sustained-release dexamethasone implant puts compliance in surgeon’s hands

September 29, 2019
PARIS — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, speaks about the advantages of using

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VIDEO: Surgeon presents intelligent, ultrafast femtosecond laser for cataract surgery

September 22, 2019
PARIS — Pavel Stodulka, MD, PhD, performed the first in-human surgery with a new femtosecond laser for cataract surgery manufactured by the

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VIDEO: Treating dry eye preoperatively significantly improves accuracy of cataract surgery

September 21, 2019
PARIS — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, speaks about the importance of treating

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Creativity and innovation require thinking outside the box

September 20, 2019
PARIS — In 1889, Charles Holland Duell, commissioner of patents, stated that the U.S. patent office would soon shrink in size and eventually…

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VIDEO: Supplementary IOL shows promising outcomes

September 20, 2019
PARIS — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Alessandro Mularoni, MD, speaks about a new sulcus-fixated…

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VIDEO: Study investigates method to enhance predictability of effective lens position

September 19, 2019
PARIS — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, David Touboul, MD, PhD, speaks about a study currently ongoing in

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Selective laser device yields precise capsulotomies

September 18, 2019
PARIS — In a series of 125 patients looking at the precision of capsulotomies created with the CAPSULaser compared with manual technique before…

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VIDEO: Synergy IOL provides wide, continuous range of vision

September 18, 2019
PARIS — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Francesco Carones, MD, speaks about his early results with the

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VIDEO: J&J Vision launches Tecnis Synergy IOL, preloaded injectors

September 16, 2019
PARIS — At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting, Tom Frinzi, worldwide president of surgical, Johnson &

PhysIOL launches FineVision Triumf EDOF trifocal IOL

September 13, 2019
PhysIOL, a subsidiary of BVI, has launched the FineVision Triumf extended depth of focus trifocal presbyopia-correcting IOL in Europe for patients…

In the Journals

Shallower anterior chamber depth, aqueous depth linked to endothelial cell loss

September 12, 2019
Shallower preoperative anterior chamber depth and aqueous depth were significantly correlated with more long-term endothelial cell loss in patients…

Keranova completes 24 million euro funding round

September 10, 2019
Keranova has raised 24 million euros in a second round of financing to support development of its automated robotized procedures for cataract…