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Dual polymer tear relieves symptoms in evaporative, aqueous-deficient dry eye

May 13, 2016
SEATTLE – Patients with evaporative or non-evaporative dry eye experienced improvement in signs and symptoms after treatment with a…
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Study labels laser trabeculoplasty as adjunctive, not alternative, glaucoma treatment

May 12, 2016
SEATTLE – A retrospective analysis has found that 3 months after laser trabeculoplasty, 60% of open-angle glaucoma patients were prescribed at…
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Females at higher risk for high, pathological myopia

May 10, 2016
SEATTLE – Researchers have determined that high myopia and pathological myopia pose a large burden in the U.S. and put individuals at risk for…
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Children with diabetes exhibit decreased color sensitivity

May 6, 2016
SEATTLE – Children with type 1 diabetes mellitus had significantly higher mean color detection thresholds and higher mean total and inner…
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VIDEO: Common imaging device shown to accurately measure macular pigment

May 6, 2016
SEATTLE – Researchers have used dual wavelength autofluorescence to measure macular pigment with new software in the Heidelberg Spectralis. …
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VIDEO: Majority of patients with meibomian gland atrophy experience no symptoms

May 6, 2016
SEATTLE – Aubrey Schachter, MS, and colleagues found that 60% of patients in their study who had some degree of meibomian gland atrophy as…
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Length of illness affects acceptance of telemedicine in patients with diabetes

May 6, 2016
SEATTLE – Patients who had diabetes for a longer period of time, those with multiple comorbidities and those with good access to care were…
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VIDEO: Association found between peripheral drusen, Alzheimer’s disease

May 5, 2016
SEATTLE – Ultra widefield imaging of patients with Alzheimer’s disease found “a massive amount of peripheral retinal drusen…
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VIDEO: Dichoptic training restores stereopsis in AMD patients

May 5, 2016
SEATTLE – Tony Succar, PhD, of the Envision Research Institute, explains how subjects with age-related macular degeneration participated in…
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VIDEO: Débridement, amniotic membrane successfully treats recurrent corneal erosion

May 5, 2016
SEATTLE – Patients with recurrent corneal erosion due to anterior basement membrane dystrophy experienced no recurrence after treatment with…