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IV drug users respond well to endophthalmitis treatment

November 20, 2017

Intravenous drug users who had endogenous endophthalmitis responded better to treatment than those who did not use drugs, according to a retrospective medical record review.

The researchers said those who did not use drugs fared worse due to more chronic comorbidities and older age.

Wills Eye Hospital and OSN want ophthalmologists’ feedback

November 20, 2017
Wills Eye Hospital and Ocular Surgery News are asking ophthalmologists to weigh in on the future of ophthalmic practice by completing a brief survey. Responses to the…

Netarsudil ophthalmic solution trial begins in Japan

November 20, 2017
Patient dosing has begun in a phase 2 clinical trial of Aerie Pharmaceuticals’ netarsudil ophthalmic solution for treatment of glaucoma, in accordance with…
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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…
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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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Scratching Beneath the Surface to Manage Ocular Surface Disease

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Shire.

Dry eye disease (DED) is a condition of the ocular surface in which multiple factors are responsible for the…
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VIDEO: Myopes may be more sensitive to light

November 16, 2017
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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgery works best with effective comanagement

November 17, 2017
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