Intrastromal lenticule rotation shows promise in treatment of high astigmatism

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2020
A novel technique of intrastromal lenticule rotation effectively treats high astigmatism up to 10 D in a minimally invasive manner, according to two…

Intraoperative anterior segment OCT offers enhanced visualization

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2020
Intraoperative anterior segment OCT provides surgeons with heightened resolution of the structure of the eye and cross-sectional images of the…
Cover Story

Growing variety of IOLs heightens selection challenges, chances of success

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2020
Currently available IOLs offer a wide range of options and increasing opportunities for personalized selection. The FDA approval in August 2019 of…
Grand Rounds at the New England Eye Center

Girl presents with bilateral blurry vision, mild headaches

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2020
Catherine S. Choi, MD; Eleni Konstantinou, MD
A 7-year-old girl presented to the pediatric ophthalmology clinic complaining of blurry vision in both eyes. She reported that her blurry vision…
The Dry Eye

Dry eye in the plague

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2020
Darrell E. White, MD
“I call on my colleagues not to become virtual doctors, but remain actual doctors using virtual technology.”
– Paula Muto, MD
Lindstrom's Perspective

A wish list for a nearly ideal IOL

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, May 25, 2020
Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
The first IOL was implanted by Sir Harold Ridley on Nov. 29, 1949, at St. Thomas’ Hospital in London. Amazing to me, it was a monofocal…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Bimatoprost SR implant shows sustained IOP lowering after three treatments

May 19, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, E. Randy Craven,
Pharmacology Consult

Managing CV toxicities of targeted antiangiogenesis therapies

Cardiology Today, May 2020
Sally Arif, PharmD, BCPS (AQ Cardiology); Niree Kalfayan, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical outcomes for patients with malignancies have improved in the past decade, in part due to the emergence of VEGF inhibitors, which are…
Meeting News

Corneal health sustained 3 years after iStent inject implantation

May 18, 2020
Researchers observed no additional risk to corneal endothelial safety beyond that of cataract surgery alone in 3-year data after iStent inject…
Meeting News

Early real-world outcomes of AcrySof IQ PanOptix trifocal IOL show high patient satisfaction

May 18, 2020
Patients who received the first FDA-approved trifocal IOL reported high satisfaction with the lens, but some can experience some contrast or quality…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Extended depth of focus IOL shows good visual results

May 18, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Jason Jones, MD,
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Stinging, bottle volume had greatest impact on satisfaction with glaucoma medications

May 18, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, C.J. Writer discusses his award-winning…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: New therapy adds tool in ocular allergy season treatment

May 18, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Ranjan P. Malhotra,
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Intravitreal injection regimen superior to postop drops after cataract surgery

May 18, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Kamran Riaz, MD, clinical associate…
Feature

Q&A: Experts ‘distressed’ about COVID-19’s impact on immigrants

May 18, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected immigrants in the United States, and the disease causing even more difficulty for this…
Meeting News

US unlikely to have millions of doses of COVID-19 vaccine by fall

May 17, 2020
Scott Gottlieb, MD, former commissioner of the FDA, expressed doubt that necessary large-scale manufacturing of a COVID-19 vaccine would be…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Cyclosporine suspension effective in dry eye in real-world study

May 17, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Cynthia A. Matossian, MD, discusses a study…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: Trifocal IOL receives high patient satisfaction scores

May 17, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS
Meeting News

Surgeons should consider offering immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery

May 17, 2020
Immediate sequential bilateral cataract surgery can offer similar vision and safety outcomes when compared with delayed sequential bilateral cataract…
Meeting NewsVideo

VIDEO: TearCare device effectively treats meibomian gland disease

May 17, 2020
In this video perspective from the virtual American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting, Jennifer M. Loh, MD, discusses…