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VIDEO: Combination MIGS

June 24, 2018
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – At the Kiawah Eye meeting, OSN Glaucoma Board Member Savak “Sev” Teymoorian, MD, MBA, talks about…
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Hall of Fame induction: ‘Of all the healing arts, optometry is the best’

June 23, 2018
DENVER – The AOA recognized three hard-working and noteworthy optometrists: David A. Cockrell, OD, FAAO; Irwin B. Suchoff
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Visioneering Technologies expands daily disposable multifocal parameters

June 23, 2018
DENVER – Visioneering Technologies announced that its NaturalVue Multifocal 1 Day contact lenses are now available in plus powers. The…
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VIDEO: Canal-based glaucoma surgery

June 23, 2018
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – At the Kiawah Eye meeting, OSN Glaucoma Section Editor Thomas W. Samuelson, MD, discusses canal -based glaucoma…
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VIDEO: Young OD loves ‘where optometry is going’

June 22, 2018
DENVER - Jenna Bailey, OD, who specializes in ocular disease, shared her outlook on the profession during a reception for young optometrists here at…
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Speaker: Contact lens keratitis cannot be eliminated

June 22, 2018
DENVER – A risk factor needs to be present to alter the susceptibility of the ocular surface, Fiona J. Stapleton, PhD, McOptom, FAAO
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VIDEO: Supraciliary-based glaucoma surgery

June 22, 2018
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – At the Kiawah Eye meeting, Reay H. Brown, MD, discusses the role of the Alcon CyPass micro-stent in the context of the…

Acucela’s oral DR formulation shows potential to reduce retinal thickness

June 22, 2018
Oral emixustat hydrochloride reduced central subfield retinal thickness more than placebo in patients with proliferative diabetic retinopathy, with…
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VIDEO: OD resident appreciates profession, mentors

June 22, 2018
DENVER – Nathan Morrow, OD, who is currently completing a year-long residency program in Atlanta, discussed his appreciation of the profession…
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PR campaign impacts eye health

June 22, 2018
DENVER – Steve Loomis, OD, told the American Optometric Association’s House of Delegates that the Think About Your Eyes public relations…

Telling it like it is about cataract surgery with no restrictions

June 22, 2018
The ninth annual Cataract Surgery: Telling It Like It Is meeting will provide top-quality, uncensored, cutting-edge education to ophthalmologists…
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VIDEO: Two young ODs enjoy diversity in scope, medical optometry

June 22, 2018
DENVER  Ruchi Gandhi, OD, (L) and Rasika Whitesell, OD, (R) discuss their favorite aspects of the industry and what makes the AOA…
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VIDEO: Visual outcomes of an EDOF toric IOL targeted for emmetropia or nanovision

June 22, 2018
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – At the Kiawah Eye meeting here, Kerry D. Solomon, MD, compares visual outcomes, patient satisfaction and visual…
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Study shows vitamin improves ocular blood flow

June 22, 2018
DENVER – Here at Optometry’s Meeting, Ben Gaddie, OD, shared the results of a study that showed that the Optic Nerve Formula…
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Waterloo research facility focuses on clinical, biological sciences and education

June 22, 2018
DENVER – Here at Optometry’s Meeting, Lyndon Jones, BSc, PhD, FCOptom, DipCLP, DipOrth, FAAO, FIACLE, FBCLA, discussed how the Center…
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‘Make your boulders into blessings’

June 21, 2018
DENVER – Aron Ralston, whose death-defying hiking experience was detailed in the major motion picture, 127 Hours, and the book, Between a Rock…
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Microbypass stent lowers IOP, reduces medication usage

June 21, 2018
DENVER – Justin Schweitzer, OD, reported here at Optometry’s Meeting that in his study of 440 eyes, the iStent (Glaukos), a trabecular…
In the Journals

Early VA gain predictive of visual response after dexamethasone treatment

June 21, 2018
Early visual acuity gain of 10 or more letters was predictive of a sustained response at 24 months after intravitreal dexamethasone treatment of…
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VIDEO: Automated capsulotomy: Pearls for surgical success

June 21, 2018
KIAWAH ISLAND, S.C. – At the Kiawah Eye meeting, OSN Cornea/External Disease Section Editor Elizabeth Yeu, MD, presents on the intraoperative…

Kala plans advancement of dry eye treatment

June 21, 2018
Kala Pharmaceuticals plans to submit a new drug application to the FDA this year for a formulation of a short-term treatment for dry eye disease…