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Five ways to maximize EHR use

January 20, 2020
Electronic health records promised to save time but instead, findings show that primary care physicians spend almost 6 hours a day on them. …

Vyzulta approved in Hong Kong, Argentina

January 20, 2020
Regulatory bodies in Hong Kong and Argentina have approved Vyzulta for the reduction of IOP in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular…
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VIDEO: Dry eye disease treatment starts with education and evaluation

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Mitchell A. Jackson, MD, founder and CEO of Jacksoneye in Lake Villa, Illinois, says that dry eye…
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Alison Levine shares leadership lessons from Everest expedition

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — Special guest speaker Alison Levine’s climb to the summit of Mt. Everest helped her achieve her “adventure grand…
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Practices must create a system to deal with PBM drug denial

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — In today’s pharmacy benefit management environment, it is costing practices more staff time and money to simply get the…
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Cataract surgery payments take ‘a major hit’ in 2020

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — The 2020 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule payments for ophthalmology changed little from 2019, with only cataract surgery taking…
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VIDEO: PCO remains the most common late-term sequelae

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Jay S. Pepose, MD, PhD, director of Pepose Vision Institute, said that because posterior capsular…
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Compliance is cheaper than a fraud investigation

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — When an ophthalmology practice comes under investigation for fraud under the False Claims Act, ignorance is no excuse. Nor is…
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VIDEO: 2020 is about visualization at Zeiss

January 19, 2020
KOLOA, Hawaii — At Hawaiian Eye 2020, Jim Mazzo, global president of ophthalmic devices at Carl Zeiss Meditec, shares his vision for the next…
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VIDEO: How did I drop that nucleus?

January 18, 2020
NEW YORK — During a presentation at OSN New York 2019, John A. Hovanesian, MD, FACS, discusses a problematic case study.
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Adverum reports significant progress with intravitreal gene therapy program

January 17, 2020
Adverum Biotechnologies has made significant progress in its lead clinical program for intravitreal gene therapy for retinal diseases, Leone

Phase 3 trial to investigate Port Delivery System in DME

January 17, 2020
Genentech and Roche initiated a phase 3 clinical trial to investigate the Port Delivery System with ranibizumab to treat patients with diabetic…
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VIDEO: Presbyopic IOL challenge

January 17, 2020
NEW YORK — During a presentation at OSN New York 2019, William F. Wiley, MD, reviews his use of the Kamra inlay (CorneaGen) to address a…
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BLOG: Ocular biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease

January 17, 2020
by Leonard V. Messner OD, FAAO Alzheimer’s disease is a global disease of central nervous system dysfunction. Although public discourse about…

Kala completes enrollment in STRIDE 3 trial

January 17, 2020
Kala Pharmaceuticals has completed enrollment in the STRIDE 3 trial for KPI-121 0.25%, a treatment for temporary dry eye relief, according to a press…

Q&A: Vision training to improve athletic performance

January 16, 2020
Athletes are continually looking for ways to improve their performance and gain an advantage in training to give them a leg up on their competition. …
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Glaukos leverages acquisitions to enter new ophthalmology spaces

January 16, 2020
With recent acquisitions, Glaukos now has multiple products in development that expand its reach outside of the glaucoma space and into more…
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Study finds prostaglandins change ocular surface

January 16, 2020
The ocular surface was found to change in patients treated with prostaglandin analogues, according to a literature review published in the Journal of

First US patient implanted with wireless retinal device

January 16, 2020
A surgeon at the UPMC Eye Center has implanted the first patient in the United States with a wireless retinal device to restore partial sight to…
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Where does your financial advisor’s duty lie?

January 16, 2020
In the first article of this three-part series on investing we discussed the potential pitfalls of going it alone; current evidence suggests that…