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Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium to focus on leadership

July 25, 2017

The annual Women in Ophthalmology Summer Symposium will take place in San Diego from Aug. 10 to 13 with a restructured format, new content and more networking opportunities, meeting chair Lisa Nijm, MD, JD, told

With more than 300 attendees registered, it is one of the largest meetings dedicated to empowering women in the field of ophthalmology, and the WIO is the only national organization for women in ophthalmology.

In the Journals

Patients report satisfaction with bifocal enhanced depth of focus IOL

July 25, 2017
Patients reported satisfaction with distance and intermediate vision after implantation of a new shape-segmented enhanced depth of focus IOL. In a study performed at…
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PUBLICATION EXCLUSIVE: Increase accuracy of preop measurements with ‘markerless’ toric IOL alignment techniques

July 18, 2017
Refractive cataract surgery continues to gain in popularity among both cataract surgeons and their patients because advanced technology and surgical techniques seem to…

FDA approves iDesign for hyperopia

July 14, 2017
The FDA has approved a new indication for the Star S4 IR excimer laser system and iDesign system for LASIK patients with hyperopia, with or without astigmatism…
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Increased Hair Cortisol Concentrations in Patients With Progressive Keratoconus

Journal of Refractive Surgery, June 2017, Volume 33 Issue 6
To investigate hair cortisol concentration (HCC), a biochemical correlate of chronic psychological stress, and its…
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Prevention of Perioperative Infection: Optimizing Patient Results

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Bausch + Lomb.

Postoperative infections represent one of the most common complications associated with ocular surgery. Some organisms…
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VIDEO: Refocus Group introduces scleral micro-implant presbyopia-correction technology

May 5, 2017
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