Meeting News

Integration of new technology may improve ophthalmologic care

October 29, 2018
CHICAGO — Artificial intelligence, deep learning systems and automated diagnostic systems can improve ophthalmologic care for patients and…

Ellex displays new ultrasound solution Eye Prime

October 26, 2018
CHICAGO — Ellex Medical Lasers is previewing its next-generation ultrasound solution Eye Prime at the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting…

Web Vision Technologies to develop diagnostic device for spacecraft

October 25, 2018
Web Vision Technologies announced a plan to develop a diagnostic device to be deployed on spacecraft for comprehensive vision testing and evaluation…

IDx, Topcon sign agreement about AI diagnostic system

October 23, 2018
IDx reached an exclusivity agreement with Topcon to sell its

In the Journals

Handheld adaptive optics SLO images cones closest to the fovea

August 31, 2018
A portable handheld adaptive optics scanning laser ophthalmoscope enables cellular level imaging near the fovea of the retina, according to…

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Dry eye therapeutic and diagnostic devices are improving treatment

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, August 10, 2018
The dry eye market has a proliferation of diagnostic and therapeutic devices that are enabling ophthalmologists to diagnose dry eye disease earlier…

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Early morning sun gazing ritual in India may cause chronic solar retinopathy

July 27, 2018
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The early morning religious ritual of sun gazing may be causing patients in India to experience chronic solar…

Optovue receives three 510(k) clearances

June 14, 2018
Optovue has received 510(k) clearances from the FDA for its AngioAnalytics OCT angiography blood vessel measurement technology and for its 3-D…

Optos launches Monaco, UWF retinal imaging device with OCT

May 4, 2018
Optos plc, part of Nikon Corp., announced the U.S. launch of Monaco, the first ultra-widefield imaging device combined with optical coherence…

In the Journals

Wide-angle fundus digital imaging identifies pathology in newborns

March 1, 2018
Wide-angle fundus digital imaging may be more effective than red reflex exam in detecting potentially visually threatening posterior segment…

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DISCOVER study shows feasibility, usefulness of intraoperative OCT

February 23, 2018
According to 3-year results of the DISCOVER study, microscope-integrated intraoperative OCT during ophthalmic surgery is feasible and useful as it…

AI-based diabetic retinopathy diagnostic tool achieves FDA trial endpoints

February 23, 2018
A pivotal FDA trial of an artificial intelligence-based system for the autonomous detection of diabetic retinopathy has met its endpoints, according…

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VIDEO: Heidelberg showcases Spectralis at Glaucoma 360

February 16, 2018
SAN FRANCISCO ― At the Glaucoma 360: New Horizons Forum, Kfir Azoulay, vice president and head of corporate strategy at Heidelberg Engineering

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VIDEO: Advanced diagnostics used to predict glaucoma progression

January 21, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, David Huang, MD, PhD, discusses a longitudinal study conducted at three centers with follow-up every 6…

BLOG: Improving electrophysiology testing for patients and doctors

December 18, 2017
Decades ago, electrophysiological testing was only conducted in research facilities and large medical centers, making them very inconvenient for all…

In the Journals

Newly designed method based on deep learning can detect macular fluid

December 15, 2017
An automated method based on deep learning to identify and quantify intraretinal cystoid fluid and subretinal fluid is an accurate digital analysis…

In the Journals

Swept-source OCT protocol may limit prone position time after macular hole surgery

August 7, 2017
A swept-source OCT imaging protocol helped reduce the prone position time of patients undergoing vitrectomy without reopening the macular hole…

Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium to focus on leadership

July 25, 2017
The annual Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium will take place in San Diego from Aug. 10 to 13 with a restructured format, new content and more…

Optovue releases AngioVueHD

April 26, 2017
AngioVueHD imaging, which provides OCT angiography scans with more sampling points and improved image resolution over the existing field of view, has…

BLOG: Value of office-based ERG and VEP

April 21, 2017
Visual electrophysiology testing has become more accessible in recent years due to office-based equipment such as the Diopsys Nova ERG and VEP vision…