Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology

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Flapless all-laser procedure outperforms femto-LASIK for high myopia

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 25, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — A flapless procedure proved more effective than femto-LASIK in the treatment of high myopia and produced fewer dry eye…
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Transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy enhances visual outcomes of collagen cross-linking

January 21, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Epithelial removal using transepithelial phototherapeutic keratectomy during corneal collagen cross-linking results in…
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Aberration-optimized ablation profile improves vision in pseudophakic patients

January 21, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — An aberration-optimized LASIK procedure yielded good, stable results in pseudophakic patients implanted with monofocal IOLs…
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Access to cataract surgery still low among women in India

January 18, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Despite the increased rate of surgery performed in the last 10 years, cataract remains a leading cause of blindness in…
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President of India addresses ophthalmologists at APAO-AIOS meeting

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, March 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Shri Pranab Mukherjee, the president of India and chief guest at the joint meeting of the Asia-Pacific Academy of…
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President of India addresses ophthalmologists at APAO-AIOS meeting

January 18, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Shri Pranab Mukherjee, the president of India and chief guest at the joint meeting of the Asia-Pacific Academy of…
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President of India addresses ophthalmologists at APAO-AIOS meeting

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, February 25, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Shri Pranab Mukherjee, the president of India and chief guest at the joint meeting of the Asia-Pacific Academy of…
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Dry eye prevalence high in rural India, but modifiable risk factors can be addressed

January 18, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Dry eye is a common condition in the population of rural India, according to a study, which also discussed modifiable risk…
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Ophthalmologists can help patients relieve psychological burden of glaucoma

Ocular Surgery News Europe Edition, March 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Glaucoma patients need and deserve the support of their ophthalmologists, who can help them form a realistic but positive…
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Ophthalmologists can help patients relieve psychological burden of glaucoma

January 18, 2013
HYDERABAD, India — Glaucoma patients need and deserve the support of their ophthalmologists, who can help them form a realistic but positive…