Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

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VIDEO: OCTA can lead to better understanding of diabetic retinopathy

May 1, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Javier Zarranz-Ventura, MD, PhD, FEBO, discusses a…
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Targeted laser photocoagulation treats select cases of diabetic retinopathy

May 1, 2018
HONOLULU — Targeted retinal photocoagulation may be used to treat severe nonproliferative diabetic retinopathy as well as some cases of…
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VIDEO: Dexamethasone inserts show success in eyes with DME

May 1, 2018
HONOLULU — Repeated dexamethasone inserts are a safe option for diabetic macular edema, especially for treatment-naive eyes, according to an…
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VIDEO: Study finds NovaTears can increase tear film thickness

May 1, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Gerhard Garhöfer, MD, discusses a study…
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VIDEO: ROCKET 2 demonstrates comparable efficacy of Rhopressa, timolol

April 30, 2018
HONOLULU — The ROCKET 2 trial found once-daily treatment with Aerie Pharmaceuticals’
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Deep learning methods extend physician expertise

April 30, 2018
HONOLULU — Deep learning methods have great potential to extend the expertise of physicians who diagnose and treat diabetic retinopathy, Rory
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VIDEO: Brolucizumab treatment frequency predicted by first dosing interval

April 30, 2018
HONOLULU — The recent HAWK and HARRIER trials of Novartis’ brolucizumab for the treatment of neovascular age-related macular degeneration…
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Scleral implants may improve near visual acuity in patients with presbyopia

April 30, 2018
HONOLULU — A subset of patients treated for presbyopia with scleral implants experienced a clinically significant improvement in near visual…
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Primary IOL implantation an option for managing pediatric cataract

April 30, 2018
HONOLULU — Primary IOL implantation to treat and manage cataract in children younger than 1 year of age should be considered, according to
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VIDEO: LipiFlow reduces atrophy in meibomian gland dysfunction

April 30, 2018
HONOLULU – At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Alice T. Epitropoulos, MD, FACS, explains a recent study…