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

August 2, 2019
CHICAGO — The EyeArt artificial intelligence system for diabetic retinopathy screening demonstrated nearly 96% sensitivity for the detection of…

Automated OCT for after-hours care aids in patient management

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, July 25, 2019
Easy-to-use automated OCT systems can enhance patient care in high-volume after-hours clinics when traditional scans are typically not available…

CEDARS/ASPENS Debates

Dry eye experts debate procedural vs. medical therapy for ocular rosacea

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, June 25, 2019
Laura M. Periman, MD; Sumitra S. Khandelwal, MD
Welcome to another edition of CEDARS/ASPENS Debates. CEDARS/ASPENS is a joint society of cornea, cataract and refractive surgery specialists, here to…

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BLOG: Common indications treated with laser

May 23, 2019
Lasers have become an essential tool in the modern ophthalmology practice. They are well known for precision and safety, and patients have come to…

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Study shows OCTA detects changes in diabetic eyes sooner than OCT

May 20, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — OCT angiography was found to be more useful than OCT to detect changes in the eyes of patients with diabetes…

Robotic surgical assistant trial begins for ERM peels

May 17, 2019
A clinical trial of the Preceyes Surgical System, a robotic surgery assistant, has begun at Rotterdam Eye Hospital for use during epiretinal membrane…

Alcon introduces new handpiece, tip for Centurion Vision system

May 7, 2019
Alcon has introduced the Active Sentry handpiece and Intrepid Hybrid tip for the Centurion Vision system, according to a press release. The products…

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Virtual reality-like rehab system helps patients use Argus II

May 2, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — A computer-assisted rehabilitation environment was shown to be a feasible system for training patients to…

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Roche-Genentech sees future for AI in retinal disease prevention

May 1, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Roche-Genentech is working toward a future in which physician and machine come together to improve outcomes for…

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Zeiss launches Plex Elite 2.0 OCT/OCTA

April 30, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Zeiss Medical Technology Segment launched the Plex Elite 2.0, the first dual-speed swept-source OCT/OCTA that…

Oertli launches upgraded Faros surgical platform

April 17, 2019
Oertli Instrumente has launched an upgrade to its Faros compact surgical platform for cataract, vitrectomy and glaucoma surgery. The upgrade includes…

Eyenuk launches AI diabetic retinopathy screening service

April 12, 2019
Eyenuk has launched its EyeScreen Human + AI Diagnostic Service for diabetic retinopathy, according to a press release. The artificial intelligence…

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BLOG: Stand-alone laser vs. laser with slit lamp adaptable delivery system

April 4, 2019
Purchasing a stand-alone laser system or a laser system with a slit lamp adaptable delivery system is a choice that is specific to your practice…

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BLOG: How does wavelength factor into choosing a laser?

March 1, 2019
Purchasing a laser for your practice is a significant capital investment, but when chosen wisely, it has the potential to generate a significant…

Artificial intelligence, machine learning making strides in ophthalmology

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Ophthalmologists are using artificial intelligence and machine learning to develop programs to automate diagnoses, improve…

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Artificial intelligence, machine learning making strides in ophthalmology

February 25, 2019
WAIKOLOA, Hawaii — Ophthalmologists are using artificial intelligence and machine learning to develop programs to automate diagnoses, improve…

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VIDEO: Regenerative medicine on the cutting edge of glaucoma treatment

February 10, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Joel S. Schuman, MD, FACS, discusses how regenerative medicine, including the use of insulin and stem cells, is making an…

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VIDEO: Virtual reality glaucoma testing platform under evaluation

February 8, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Alberto Gonzalez Garcia, MD, of olleyes discusses the company’s plan to bring a virtual reality glaucoma testing…

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NEI funding supports trial of virtual reality glaucoma detection device

Ocular Surgery News U.S. Edition, March 25, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A clinical study of NGoggle, a virtual reality device that aims to detect glaucoma, will begin at Duke University, according to…

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NEI funding supports trial of virtual reality glaucoma detection device

February 4, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — A clinical study of NGoggle, a virtual reality device that aims to detect glaucoma, will begin at Duke University, according to…