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: 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…
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VIDEO: Pearls on using the ForeseeHome to detect wet-AMD

November 5, 2018
CHICAGO — David S. Chin Yee, MD, discusses best practices in using the ForeseeHome device to monitor AMD patients' transition from dry to wet…
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VIDEO: Santen initiates phase 3 studies of omidenepag for glaucoma

November 4, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Ellie Chabi, MD, the therapeutic area head for glaucoma and neuroprotection…
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VIDEO: IPL lowers inflammatory markers in dry eye disease

November 3, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Laura M. Periman, MD, discusses the latest research with intense pulsed light…
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VIDEO: Surgeons learning benefits of hypersonic vitrectomy

November 2, 2018
CHICAGO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Carl C. Awh, MD, discusses some of the advantages surgeons are learning about…
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VIDEO: Long-term vision, refraction outcomes reviewed for IC-8

November 1, 2018
CHICAGO — Robert Edward T. Ang, MD, reprises
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VIDEO: Vision screenings important for underserved communities

November 1, 2018
CHICAGO — Richard Lee, MD, PhD, of Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami, discusses how his team conducts vision screenings…
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Several factors associated with early and long-term success of DSAEK

October 31, 2018
CHICAGO — Diabetic graft donors, pseudophakic/aphakic corneal edema and operative complications were the three biggest predictors of graft…
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VIDEO: TrueTear beneficial in treating dry eye symptoms

October 31, 2018
CHICAGO — Richard Adler, MD, discusses the benefits of the TrueTear neurostimulation device (Allergan) for the treatment of dry eye at the…