American Academy of Ophthalmology Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from The American Academy of Ophthalmology. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AAO, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

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VIDEO: Web Vision Technologies seeks to create all-in-one vision testing device for NASA

November 12, 2018
CHICAGO At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Bob Main, MS, CEO of Web Vision Technologies, discusses his company’s attempts…
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VIDEO: Preventing embezzlement critical to practice management

November 12, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, discusses ways to prevent different forms of…
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VIDEO: ERG vision testing systems beneficial in clinical practice

November 10, 2018
CHICAGO — Steven Silverstein, MD, discusses pattern and flicker electrophysiology devices (Diopsys) for diagnosing, monitoring and treating…
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Minimally invasive corneal neurotization effective for neurotrophic keratopathy

November 9, 2018
CHICAGO — Minimally invasive corneal neurotization was successful in treating neurotrophic keratopathy, according to a speaker here. Older…
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VIDEO: Sustained-release ranibizumab ‘exceeds expectations’ for wet AMD

November 9, 2018
CHICAGO — Carl D. Regillo, MD, gives an update on the phase 2 LADDER study, a four-arm trial of sustained-release ranibizumab (Genentech), at…
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Thyroid eye disease therapy shows promise

November 8, 2018
CHICAGO — Teprotumumab, an IGF-1 receptor antagonist antibody, demonstrated improvement of double vision in patients with thyroid eye disease…
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Repeated intravitreal sirolimus treatments improve vitreous haze

November 7, 2018
CHICAGO — The results of the integrated SAKURA program showed every-other-month dosing with intravitreal sirolimus improved ocular inflammation…
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VIDEO: Glaucoma space treatment options advancing

November 7, 2018
CHICAGO – At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Manjool Shah, MD, discusses improvements in surgical technology in the glaucoma…
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VIDEO: Manual cataract surgery tools promising in underserved communities

November 6, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Alan Crandall, MD, of Moran Eye Center, Utah, discusses using new tools and…
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DMEK prior to cataract surgery shows better results than combined procedure

November 5, 2018
CHICAGO — Compared with Descemet’s membrane endothelial keratoplasty combined with cataract surgery, performing cataract surgery after…

Meeting Calendar

AAO Annual Meeting

October 27, 2018 - October 30, 2018