Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition


The following articles appeared in the print edition of OCULAR SURGERY NEWS U.S. EDITION.

Table of Contents

Office-based cataract surgery may be next major trend in ophthalmology

Consider biofilm as alternative theory of dry eye etiology

Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD; Edward J. Holland, MD

Thermal pulsation treatment before cataract surgery can improve refractive outcomes

Latest-generation LASIK technology helps patients achieve best vision

Christopher L. Blanton, MD

Quality of sleep associated with glaucoma

Patients with glaucoma at higher risk for motor vehicle accidents

By the Numbers

Key concepts for enhancing profit growth

John B. Pinto

Complications Consult

Measuring densitometry in PDEK eyes

Dhivya Ashok Kumar, MD, FRCS, FICO; Amar Agarwal, MS, FRCS, FRCOphth

Cover Story

Retinal OCT before cataract surgery increasingly helps guide treatment choices

Grand Rounds at the New England Eye Center

Young woman presents with intermittent diplopia and nausea

Jarod Santoro, MD; Geetha Athappilly, MD

In the Journals

Visual acuity results ‘excellent’ with extended range of vision IOLs

Survival advantage suggested in responders to immunotherapy for uveal melanoma

Silicone oil in syringes contributes to cluster of inflammatory reactions

Higher cholesterol levels associated with greater risk for primary open-angle glaucoma

Need for surgery remains high after use of cyanoacrylate tissue adhesive

Lindstrom's Perspective

Ophthalmologists who plan for reduced reimbursements will still find success

Richard L. Lindstrom, MD

Meeting News

VIDEO: Treat wet AMD patients early to maintain best vision

VIDEO: Risuteganib meets primary outcome in phase 2 study for intermediate, dry AMD

VIDEO: Consensus reached to classify widefield, ultra-widefield retinal imaging

AI system shows high sensitivity, specificity for detection of diabetic retinopathy

Novel anti-VEGF antibody biopolymer conjugate safe, effective in early phase 1b results

Geographic atrophy progression mostly unchanged with treat-and-extend ranibizumab for wet AMD

FIDO study shows greater risk for vision loss from undertreatment of wet AMD at 10 years

Direct-to-consumer genetic database used to identify AMD variants

Anti-VEGF monotherapy has higher cost than combination treatment for ROP

Yutiq reduces recurrence of posterior segment uveitis


Would you implant a multifocal IOL in a patient with age-related macular degeneration?

Surgical Maneuvers

Quarter-DMEK quadruples available tissue to transplant

Philip Dockery, MPH; Jack S. Parker, MD, PhD; Sorcha Ni Dhubhghaill, MD, PhD; Gerrit R.J. Melles, MD, PhD

The Premium Channel

Digital karma: Making the right choices as a premium surgeon

Mitchell A. Jackson, MD