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VIDEO: Treating glaucoma with medical therapy vs. SLT

February 11, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Christine L. Larsen, MD, discusses her presentation on the role of medical therapy as primary treatment…
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Higher doses of metformin associated with lower risk for AMD

February 11, 2020
A population-based, retrospective cohort study showed an association between metformin and a lower risk for age-related macular degeneration…
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iDose lowers IOP, shows no significant adverse events in phase 2 trial

February 10, 2020
SAN FRANCISCO — The iDose, a titanium implant from Glaukos for continuous drug delivery, has shown positive phase 2 results and is currently in…

Roberts leaving Bausch to lead Lighthouse Guild

February 10, 2020
Calvin Roberts, MD, is stepping down as senior vice president and chief medical officer of eye care at Bausch Health Companies to take over as…

Positive results seen in fourth cohort of OpRegen phase 1/2a study

February 10, 2020
Based on positive early data available for the first five patients in a phase 1/2a clinical study of OpRegen, Lineage Cell Therapeutics announced it…
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BLOG: What is outer retinal tubulation?

February 10, 2020
Last month we talked about the “new” nomenclature for the bands of the outer retina as identified on OCT – and how we should all…
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VIDEO: Aerie official shares phase 4 trial data on Rhopressa use

February 10, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Tom Mitro, president and chief operating officer of Aerie Pharmaceuticals, discusses recent data…
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VIDEO: Keys for affecting behavioral change in your staff

February 8, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Craig N. Piso, PhD, shares pearls for improving ophthalmic technician performance based on proven…
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VIDEO: Utilize new technologies in practice management

February 7, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Anish Kapur, MD, recommends using artificial intelligence and machine learning-based technologies for…

Azar: HHS ‘should be very proud’ of its achievements, life expectancy among them

February 7, 2020
The past 3 years were marked by historic accomplishments that put HHS in a strong position to tackle the challenges that lie ahead, HHS Secretary…

Idaho House passes bill to grant laser privileges to optometrists

February 7, 2020
The Idaho House of Representatives passed legislation Feb. 6 designed to update Idaho’s Optometric Physician Licensing Act to better reflect…
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VIDEO: Software programs can help increase practice productivity

February 7, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Frank X. Venzara III, MD, discusses how the use of AdvancedMD and Integrity EMR software has helped his…
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VIDEO: Treating keratoconus with surgery

February 6, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Richard S. Davidson, MD, discusses surgical correction for keratoconus. “We hope that nobody will…
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VIDEO: Perform MMP-9 test before cataract surgery

February 6, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Ashley Brissette, MD, MSc, FRCSC, discusses the importance of testing for inflammation and dry eye…
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VIDEO: Expert discusses prognostic factors of retinal detachment surgery

February 6, 2020
TREVISO, Italy — At the Retina 2020: New Trends meeting, Francesco Boscia, MD, speaks about the prognostic factors for macula-off retinal…
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Researcher: Dry eye diagnostic options critical to personalized treatment

February 6, 2020
Dry eye disease has no specific diagnostic approach despite its high prevalence, according to a review published in the Journal of Clinical
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VIDEO: Progress report on Cequa in dry eye market

February 6, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Ryan Bleeks, of Sun Ophthalmics, shares an update on Cequa (cyclosporine ophthalmic solution 0.09%)…
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VIDEO: Treating glaucoma with Vyzulta

February 5, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Steven D. Vold, MD, discusses the use of Vyzulta (latanoprostene bunod ophthalmic solution 0.024%…
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BLOG: A guide to postop ocular hypertension

February 5, 2020
It’s not unusual for us to have more than three dozen patients on our schedules the morning after a typical cataract surgery day. Because the…

Verana Health acquires PYA Analytics

February 5, 2020
Verana Health has acquired the technology assets and team from PYA Analytics, a large-scale data architecture solutions company, according to a press…