French Society of Ophthalmology Meeting

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VIDEO: Surgeons talk about trifocal IOLs

May 21, 2016
PARIS – At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, Béatrice Cochener, MD, PhD, and Catherine Albou-Ganem, MD, share their opinions…
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VIDEO: Barriers, legal hurdles, limitations of anti-VEGF treatment in France

May 20, 2016
PARIS — At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, Laurent Kodjikian, MD, PhD, talks about Temporary Authorization for Use of…
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Eye injuries few but severe in Paris attacks

May 19, 2016
PARIS — The victims of the Nov. 13, 2015, terrorist attacks in Paris had few orbital and/or ocular injuries, but the injuries were extremely…
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VIDEO: OCT angiography optimizes treatment for AMD, diabetic retinopathy

May 19, 2016
PARIS — At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, Gabriel Coscas, MD, gives his perspective on OCT angiography and its role in…
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Severe ocular allergies a public health emergency in Maghreb region

May 18, 2016
PARIS — In North Africa, ocular allergies tend to be more frequent, more severe and more difficult to treat than analogous forms in Europe, and…
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Mauritania approaching goal of trachoma eradication thanks to private funding

May 17, 2016
PARIS — The ambitious goal of lowering the prevalence of blinding trachoma from 16% to less than 3% in Mauritania was achieved thanks to…
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VIDEO: Surgeon shares insight on promising therapeutic pathways for AMD, macular edema

May 17, 2016
PARIS — At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, Gisèle Soubrane, MD, PhD, reflects on the present state of research on the…
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Malpractice fears may drive use of antibiotic drops after intravitreal injections in some countries

May 16, 2016
PARIS — A round table held during the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology highlighted that topical antibiotics have not been…
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VIDEO: Surgeon proposes new hypothesis for pathogenesis of keratoconus

May 16, 2016
PARIS — At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, Michael Assouline, MD, hypothesizes that the pathogenesis of keratoconus may involve…
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VIDEO: Pediatric specialist talks about use of cyclosporine for ocular allergies

May 15, 2016
PARIS — At the meeting of the French Society of Ophthalmology, Dominique Brémond-Gignac, MD, PhD, discusses a subspecialty meeting held during the…