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VIDEO: Lucentis superior to PDT for treating myopic CNVM

November 19, 2017

NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Nathan C. Steinle, MD, discusses the RADIANCE trial comparing Lucentis (ranibizumab, Genentech) vs. photodynamic therapy for myopic choroidal neovascular membrane.

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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgeons need to better understand quality of vision over visual acuity

November 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Daniel H. Chang, MD, discusses the need for surgeons to better understand patients’ quality…
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VIDEO: Xiidra lowers osmolarity, patient symptom scores

November 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Jay S. Pepose, MD, discusses a prospective study showing that Xiidra (lifitegrast, Shire) lowered…
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VIDEO: Luminate after Avastin shows early promise for treating diabetic macular edema

November 18, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD, director of the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute at UC Irvine, discusses…
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VIDEO: Pearls for controlling inflammation in dry eye

November 18, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Laura M. Periman, MD, discusses the management of inflammation in dry eye disease.
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Visual and Refractive Outcomes of Children After Early Secondary Cataract Extraction Following Wound Repair for Penetrating Ocular Trauma

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus
Online Advanced Release, November 14, 2017
To evaluate the visual and refractive outcomes in children 8 years of age or younger with corneal laceration and…
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Avoiding the Blind Spot: Facts, Figures, and Findings about Myopic Choroidal Neovascularization

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

Myopic choroidal neovascularization (mCNV) is a rare complication of myopia with a high-risk of long-term vision loss…
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Micro-dosing of phenylephrine comparable to conventional dropper administration

November 16, 2017
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