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VIDEO: How to affect care in retina patients

October 21, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Daniela Ferrara, MD, MSc, PhD, senior medical director for Genentech/Roche…
Meeting News

Everyday solutions to reduce implicit bias in health care

October 21, 2019
NEW ORLEANS — Unconscious biases remain pervasive in everyday interactions between health care providers and patients and lead to worse…
Blog

BLOG: Four principles for partnership harmony

October 21, 2019
Raymond Hall once said, “All marriages are happy. It’s the living together afterward that causes all the trouble.” And it was my…
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Young adults with obstructive sleep apnea may be at higher risk for glaucoma

October 21, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Young adults with obstructive sleep apnea may experience preclinical thinning of the retinal nerve fiber layer and could be at…
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Filler migration can cause latent orbital complications

October 21, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Orbital complications after dermal filler injection may be due to inadvertent direct injection or may occur latently after…
Point/Counter

When is it appropriate to bring in a consulting firm to set the management course for your practice?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Everything you need to know about business you learned in medical school. Think of your practice-business as the “patient.” All…

Several companies developing kallikrein inhibitors to treat DME

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Multiple companies are developing kallikrein inhibitor therapies for various routes of delivery to provide an alternative treatment for patients with…
Lindstrom's Perspective

Quality governance needed for today’s practices

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
Quality practice governance is critical to the long-term success of any practice. The corporate world has evolved to a structure that includes a…
Cover Story

Ophthalmologists face unique practice management challenges

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Ophthalmologists are tested with unique and difficult medical challenges every day, but practice owners and partners can take steps to address…
CEDARS/ASPENS Debates

Patient type, surgeon comfort level help guide glaucoma surgery choice

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Carlos Buznego, MD; Inder Paul Singh, MD
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to…
Back to Basics

Give the first surgeon the benefit of the doubt

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Uday Devgan, MD
Ocular surgery, particularly phacoemulsification, is delicate, challenging and often unforgiving. The margin between a success and a complication can…
Grand Rounds at the New England Eye Center

Conjunctival lesion in a middle-aged woman

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Sarah Adelson, MD; Narae Ko, MD
A 50-year-old woman presented to an outside ophthalmologist with a 2-month history of irritation and discharge after injury to the left eye with a…

Combination technique lowers IOP in angle-closure glaucoma

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
An innovative technique combining goniosynechialysis and goniotomy achieved clinically meaningful IOP-lowering effects in patients with angle-closure…
The Dry Eye

Are we underdiagnosing allergy?

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, October 25, 2019
Darrell E. White, MD
Whether you are speaking at or listening to a CME lecture or a sponsored dinner program, the number of dry eye disease patients in the U.S. is given…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: PanOptix trifocal lens could help grow premium market

October 20, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, discusses how the AcrySof IQ PanOptix trifocal lens…
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VIDEO: Verana Health launches Trial Connect application

October 19, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit preceding the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Miki Kapoor, CEO of Verana…
Meeting News

Artificial irises provide improved cosmetic options and better functionality for large defects

October 18, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — While small iris defects can be treated with sutures, patients with large iris defects who have poor cosmetics and light…
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VIDEO: Omidria helps improve cataract surgery experience

October 18, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Eric Donnenfeld, MD, discusses a recent study of Omidria (phenylephrine 1% and ketorolac 0.3% intraocular solution, Omeros) at…
Meeting News

Bilateral visual acuity gains reported in phase 3 trial of LHON gene therapy treatment

October 18, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A gene therapy treatment candidate for Leber hereditary optic neuropathy bilaterally improved best corrected visual acuity…
From OSN APAO

APAO welcomes new member society

Ocular Surgery News APAO Edition, October 2019
The Asia-Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology is pleased to welcome the Brunei Ophthalmology Society as the newest associate national member of APAO. BOS…