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VIDEO: Eyevance lays out offerings for anterior segment

October 24, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit preceding the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Jerry St. Peter, CEO and…
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VIDEO: Novel anti-VEGF therapy shows ‘promising’ durability for wet AMD

October 24, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — In a new phase 1b trial, KSI-301, an antibody biopolymer conjugate that blocks VEGF isoforms, demonstrated strong durability…

Allergan recalls certain lots of Xen 45

October 24, 2019
Allergan is voluntarily recalling certain lots of the Xen 45 glaucoma drainage device after a small number of units in an unreleased lot of the…
FDA News

Oncologist could be next FDA commissioner nominee

October 24, 2019
The Trump administration is expected to announce that Stephen M. Hahn, MD, chief medical executive and professor of radiation oncology at The…

Bausch Health licenses Clearside’s Xipere for macular edema associated with uveitis

October 24, 2019
Bausch Health has acquired an exclusive license for Clearside Biomedical’s Xipere, according to a press release. Xipere (triamcinolone…
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Lower eyelid retraction improved with dermal regeneration matrix template

October 24, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A bilayer dermal regeneration matrix template improved lower eyelid retraction in patients undergoing repair, Cat Burkat, MD
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AI could assist in early detection of diabetic retinopathy

October 23, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — The EyeArt artificial intelligence eye screening system showed high sensitivity and high specificity for diabetic retinopathy…
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5-FU injections for conjunctival cicatrix improve outcomes

October 23, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Injections of 5-fluorouracil in patients with conjunctival cicatrix secondary to Stevens-Johnson syndrome or ocular cicatricial…

ProQR announces rare pediatric disease designation, phase 1/2 results for sepofarsen

October 23, 2019
Sepofarsen has received rare pediatric disease designation from the FDA for the treatment of Leber’s congenital amaurosis 10, according to a…
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VIDEO: Addressing the need for corneal transplantation

October 23, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Robert Dempsey, MBA, former head of global ophthalmology franchise at…
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Bimatoprost SR noninferior to timolol for glaucoma treatment

October 22, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A study showed Bimatoprost sustained-release implant was noninferior to timolol and may potentially provide sustained IOP…
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VIDEO: How less aggressive treatment affects diabetic retinopathy severity scores

October 22, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Roger A. Goldberg, MD, discusses the findings from a study regarding the…
Blog

BLOG: What I learned at AAO — the good stuff and my concerns

October 22, 2019
If my math is correct, this was my 33rd American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting. Each annual meeting brings more perspective to this incredible…
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Two subtypes distinguish ophthalmic Graves’ disease

October 22, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Rather than thinking of ophthalmic Graves’ disease as one entity classified as “mild” or “moderate to…
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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…
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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…
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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…