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Is a 20/20 money-back guarantee covered or noncovered by Medicare?

Is a 20/20 money-back guarantee covered or noncovered by Medicare?
Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, April 25, 2018
John S. McInnes, MD, JD; Kevin J. Corcoran, COE, CPC, CPMA, FNAO

EyeGate's iontophoretic contact lens receives US patent

April 12, 2018
The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a patent to EyeGate Pharmaceuticals for its iontophoretic contact lens, the company announced in a press…

Lensar laser system cleared for creation of corneal pockets and flaps

April 11, 2018
The FDA has granted 510(k) clearance for the Lensar laser system with Streamline IV to include the creation of corneal pockets and flaps for corneal inlay procedures…

FDA allows marketing of IDx-DR artificial intelligence device for diabetic retinopathy detection

April 11, 2018
The FDA has permitted the marketing of IDx-DR, the first artificial intelligence medical device to detect more than a mild level of diabetic retinopathy in adults with…
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Choroidal Caverns: A Previously Unreported Optical Coherence Tomography Finding in Best Vitelliform Dystrophy

Ophthalmic Surgery, Lasers and Imaging Retina, April 2018, Volume 49 Issue 4
Best vitelliform macular dystrophy (VMD) is an autosomal dominant inherited dystrophy, most frequently caused by…
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Advancing Science on Age-related Macular Degeneration

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Genentech, Inc.

Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is one of the leading causes of adult blindness and visual impairment. Because…
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American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Meeting

American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Meeting

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VIDEO: Regulatory environment more challenging for compounding pharmacies

January 16, 2018
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