Hawaiian Eye/Retina Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the Hawaiian Eye and Retina meetings. Refer back to this page often for the latest news, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting News

Inflammation control key to surgical success for treating uveitis

January 28, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — In eyes with uveitis scheduled for surgery, inflammation control preoperatively and postoperatively is key to success, a…
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VIDEO: Aerie updates its glaucoma and retina pipeline

January 28, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Tom Mitro, president and chief operating officer of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, discusses the company’s product…
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VIDEO: EyePoint to launch two new products in first quarter

January 27, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Nancy Lurker, CEO of EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, discusses the planned launch of Yutiq (fluocinolone acetonide intravitreal…
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VIDEO: EDOF IOL changes parameters of presbyopia correction

January 26, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD, discusses how the Symfony extended depth of focus IOL (Johnson & Johnson Vision) has expanded…
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Upcoming pharmaceutical treatments for presbyopia may prevent, delay surgery

January 25, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — PRX100 developed by Presbyopia Therapies could be the first pharmaceutical approach for presbyopic near vision correction…
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Scleral buckling or vitrectomy for primary retinal detachment up to surgeon preference

January 25, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Whether to perform scleral buckle alone or add it to pars plana vitrectomy in cases of primary rhegmatogenous retinal…
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IRIS Registry can assist in improving quality of care

January 25, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — New additions to the IRIS Registry aim to improve quality of care, according to a speaker here. “We’re moving…
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Intracameral antibiotic lowers endophthalmitis rate in high-risk cases

January 25, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Prophylactic use of intracameral antibiotics during cataract surgery can reduce endophthalmitis in high-risk cases…
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PACK-CXL may play role in treating infectious keratitis

January 24, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Photoactivated chromophore for keratitis corneal cross-linking could be useful in infectious keratitis in under-developed…
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VIDEO: Practice embraces sublingual sedation for cataract surgery

January 24, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii ― At Hawaiian Eye 2019, John P. Berdahl, MD, discusses the utility of using MKO Melt (Imprimis)…