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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Clinicians begin to recognize role of vitamin D in diabetes

March 9, 2011
ATLANTA – Recent advances in nutrition and diabetes research highlight the importance of vitamin D, according to a presenter here during a SECO 2011…
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Unexplained inflammation could indicate HIV infection

March 8, 2011
ATLANTA – HIV can present in any part of the eye, according to a presenter here at SECO. “Anytime you see unexplained inflammation, HIV infection…
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Portable, wireless perimeter launched

March 8, 2011
ATLANTA – NovaVision introduced its portable Head Mounted Perimetry unit here at the SECO meeting. The Head Mounted Perimetry (HMP) Visual Field…
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New supplement targets AMD, dry eye, diabetic retinopathy

March 7, 2011
ATLANTA – AmeriSciences announced the launch of OS2, a supplement “developed to incorporate the latest research on age-related macular degeneration…
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Eyefinity/OfficeMate announces rebranding

March 7, 2011
ATLANTA — Eyefinity/OfficeMate executives announced during SECO that the company has been rebranded as Eyefinity. "Rebranding as Eyefinity enables…
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Presenters: Set an EHR conversion date and stick to it

March 7, 2011
ATLANTA — Once you decide to make the switch to electronic health records, set a "go live" date and do not allow reluctance from staff or…
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Kentucky legislative chair: New law reflects advances in primary care

March 5, 2011
ATLANTA — Executives from the Kentucky Optometric Association called the new optometry law a “great victory” for the citizens of their rural state…
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Speaker: Help your patients prevent diabetic retinopathy

March 4, 2011
ATLANTA — Here at SECO 2011, presenter W. Lee Ball, OD, FAAO, urged attendees at a course sponsored by PRIMARY CARE OPTOMETRY NEWS to "plant key…
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SECO expects record attendance

March 3, 2011
ATLANTA — The first day of registration for SECO 2011 "was the best we've ever had," SECO outgoing President Ron M. Bannister, OD, said at a…
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Study: 'Vision' outranks 'comfort' among product features important to vision-corrected patients

March 3, 2011
ATLANTA — Good vision is the most important expectation among a large group of vision-corrected individuals surveyed, according to the results of the…