Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology

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VIDEO: Researcher discusses post hoc analysis of RADIANCE trial

April 29, 2018
HONOLULU — At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Carolyn Pan, MD, discusses post hoc analysis of the…
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MGD responds similarly to doxycycline, azithromycin

April 29, 2018
HONOLULU — No significant difference in treatment response was seen in patients given doxycycline or azithromycin to improve signs and symptoms…
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VIDEO: Silicone plates a viable option in eyelid reconstruction

April 29, 2018
HONOLULU — Brian Fowler, MD, discusses a study regarding silicone plates for upper eyelid reconstruction he presented at the Association for…
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Confocal microscopy measures lifestyle effects on cornea

April 29, 2018
HONOLULU — Using corneal confocal microscopy, lifestyle factors can be associated with density of epithelial cells and corneal nerves in young…
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Micromonovision with EDOF IOL reduces photic phenomena

April 29, 2018
HONOLULU — Visual function and satisfaction were better in patients targeted for micromonovision with implantation of an extended depth of…
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Screening program finds diabetic retinopathy in 30% of subjects

July 19, 2017
Researchers found the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy in diabetes type 2 patients to be 30% through the use of a telemedicine screening program…
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Binocular iPad games improve childhood amblyopia

July 12, 2017
Binocular games and movies that rebalance contrast are a promising option for treating amblyopia, according to research from Krista R. Kelly
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Dexamethasone/povidone iodine promising against adenoviral conjunctivitis

July 5, 2017
A dexamethasone/povidone-iodine ophthalmic suspension may be appropriate treatment for adenoviral conjunctivitis in adults, according to researchers…
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VIDEO: Preliminary study of Ozurdex for CME, proliferative retinopathy encouraging

June 26, 2017
BALTIMORE At the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology meeting here, Angelo Minnella, MD, of Catholic University of the Sacred…
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Red light technology improves tear break-up in dry eye

June 21, 2017
The at-home use of a red light therapy was shown to affect the meibomian gland secretions and alleviate the symptoms of dry eye, according to a…