SECO

Healio brings you the highlights from SECO. Refer back to this page often for the latest news, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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ZeaVision upgrades software to measure macular pigment

March 11, 2015
ATLANTA – ZeaVision introduced its next generation of QuantifEye MPS II for measuring macular pigment optical density at a press conference…
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Patient history, careful retinal assessment key for flashes of light

March 11, 2015
ATLANTA – A multitude of conditions can cause a patient to experience flashes of light, Jill Autry, OD, RPh, said, and optometrists must take a…
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New case released, product changes planned for Alcon's peroxide solution

March 10, 2015
ATLANTA – Alcon announced here at SECO that its ClearCare hydrogen peroxide solution will now come packaged with a new-and-improved lens case…
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Oasis launches preservative-free tears in multi-use bottle

March 10, 2015
ATLANTA – Oasis Medical Inc. announced the launch of Oasis Tears PF lubricant eye drops packaged in a 10-mL multi-dose bottle. In a press…
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CDC predicts diabetes incidence of 40%

March 9, 2015
ATLANTA – “In 2014 the CDC said that within our lifetimes, 40% of us in the U.S. will develop diabetes at some point,” A. Paul…
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VIDEO: 'Dropless' cataract surgery eliminates need for patient compliance

March 9, 2015
ATLANTA – During a special session on advances in cataract surgery here at SECO, Bret Fisher, MD, discussed…
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OD role crucial before, after cataract surgery

March 9, 2015
ATLANTA – The optometrist plays a key role in preparing a patient for cataract surgery, advising the surgeon on IOL choice and providing…
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Alcon targets contact lens care products for in-office sale

March 7, 2015
ATLANTA – Alcon is currently working on "an exclusive line of products that doctors can sell directly," the company announced at a press…
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Optometrists should keep an eye out for child abuse

March 7, 2015
ATLANTA – Parents or care givers may bring abused children to a health care professional that will not give them a full body exam, Andrea…
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Protect your practice with fair, consistent treatment of employees

March 7, 2015
ATLANTA – Using job descriptions and an employee handbook can help you manage your practice within the law, according to a speaker here at…