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VIDEO: Nutritional supplements important in treating ocular surface disease

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Elizabeth Yeu, MD, discusses the important role of nutritional supplements in treating and managing…
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VIDEO: Advances give new relevance to retinal laser therapy

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Retina 2018, Victor Gonzalez, MD, discusses how technological advances have made laser treatment for retinal disease safe…
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VIDEO: Allergan reinforces commitment to eye care

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Jag Dosanjh, senior vice president of eye care for Allergan, discusses the company’s commitment…
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Moxifloxacin preferred injectable antibiotic in cataract surgery

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — For ASCRS members polled in a 2017 clinical survey, moxifloxacin was the most preferred injectable intraoperative antibiotic…
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VIDEO: Klarity-C compounded drop combination effective

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Richard L. Lindstrom, MD, discusses the combination drop formula Klarity-C, cyclosporine…
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VIDEO: Only two remedies for negative dysphotopsia

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE, discusses his presentation on negative dysphotopsias. The only treatments…
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Monday’s Hawaiian Eye 2018 speakers of the day named

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Jack T. Holladay, MD, MSEE received the Hawaiian Eye Comprehensive Program’s Speaker of the Day for Monday. Attendees…
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VIDEO: Gene therapy for retinal disease continues to march forward despite headwinds

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — At Retina 2018, Allen C. Ho, MD, of Wills Eye in Philadelphia, discusses the latest updates on research into gene therapy for…
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Widefield OCT imaging enhances diagnostic decision-making in retinal disease

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Widefield OCT gives wider, deeper field of view with one scan without the need for serial montage imaging or concern for small…
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OCT in operating room helps determine surgical success

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — In the evolving vitreoretinal arena, intraoperative and perioperative OCT are indeed useful, according to Rishi P. Singh
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Researcher challenges study: No night driving difference in SP acrylic IOLs

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Randall J. Olson, MD, led a study to test the validity of a 2015 study that found a trend toward one single-piece acrylic IOL…

Remembering the solar eclipse

January 15, 2018
Most regions in the U.S. are currently experiencing frigid winter temperatures, so it may be difficult to remember the total solar eclipse that took…
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Manual LRIs: Efficient, with low capital investment

January 15, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — The benefits of performing manual limbal relaxing incisions include a low capital investment, efficiency and flexibility. …

New Jersey passes patient access law

January 15, 2018
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed into law on Jan. 8 a bill that prohibits health insurance companies from requiring that optometrists…

Jerry A. Shields receives first Brady-Shields Endowed Chair in Ocular Oncology

January 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Wills Eye Hospital presented the Brady-Shields Endowed Chair in Ocular Oncology to inaugural recipient Jerry A. Shields, MD,

ASCO publishes optometry board pass rates

January 15, 2018
The Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry announced that it will publicize pass rates for the national board examinations. The rates for…
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Faith, family motivate Air Force Captain to survive after being shot down over Bosnia

January 14, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — On June 2, 1995, U.S. Air Force Captain Scott O’Grady was shot down in an F-16 fighter plane over Bosnia while on a…
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Increased use of ophthalmic tests results in increased scrutiny

January 14, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii — Among ophthalmic tests, use of immunoassays more than doubled in the past year. Use of these tests, such as Quidel’s…
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VIDEO: Diagnostic-based algorithm for dry eye aids treatment

January 14, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii ― At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Kenneth A. Beckman, MD, discusses a new dry eye algorithm developed that breaks down dry eye diagnoses into
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VIDEO: Top 5 pearls for improving cataract surgery results

January 14, 2018
WAILEA, Hawaii ― At Hawaiian Eye 2018, Marjan Farid, MD, shares her top five pearls for improving outcomes in cataract surgery.
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