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Fight for Sight calls for eye research funding in UK

January 8, 2020
Twelve ophthalmology leaders have signed a public letter to the U.K. government calling for a national plan to address sight loss, according to a…
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VIDEO: Stents, trabs and tubes: Which procedure and when?

January 8, 2020
NEW YORK — During his presentation at OSN New York 2019, Thomas W. Samuelson, MD, discusses surgical treatment options for glaucoma and when…
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Despite its advantages, experts have ‘grave concerns’ about big tech in health care

January 8, 2020
Google recently began working with Ascension — one of the nation’s largest health care systems — to collect the health information…
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VIDEO: Should SLT be the preferred first-line treatment?

January 7, 2020
NEW YORK — In her presentation at OSN New York 2019, Valerie Trubnik, MD, FACS, discusses results of the LiGHT trial, which compared selective…

Oxurion’s DME therapy shows positive phase 1 results

January 7, 2020
THR-687, a diabetic macular edema treatment candidate, was shown to be safe and well tolerated in a phase 1 trial, Oxurion announced in a press…
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CPAP therapy may lower risk of diabetic retinopathy

January 7, 2020
Researchers found that the prevalence of diabetic retinopathy was lower in patients with sleep apnea who were compliant with continuous positive…
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VIDEO: New drugs will change glaucoma management

January 7, 2020
NEW YORK — During his presentation at OSN New York 2019, Robert J. Noecker, MD, MBA, discusses pharmacological treatment options for glaucoma…
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VIDEO: OCT: What should I image –NFL, ganglion cell or both?

January 6, 2020
NEW YORK — At OSN New York 2019, Joel S. Schuman, MD, FACS, discusses the use of OCT for glaucoma. Monitoring the ganglion cell layer, the…

Alimera refinances debt with Solar Capital

January 6, 2020
Alimera Sciences has entered into a new $45 million term loan agreement with Solar Capital Partners, refinancing its debt facility, according to a…
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VIDEO: Adjustments may be needed to meet patient expectations

January 6, 2020
NEW YORK — During her presentation at OSN New York 2019, Priyanka Sood, MD, discusses mixing and matching IOLs for successful refractive…
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VIDEO: Retinal ganglion cells preserved in LHON

January 6, 2020
NEPTUNE, N.J. – All retinal ganglion cells are equally damaged in most retinal neuropathies, but a case presented here at the New Jersey…

EyeGate completes $5 million registered direct offering

January 6, 2020
EyeGate Pharmaceuticals has completed a registered direct offering totaling $5 million, according to a press release. Priced at-the-market under…
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Biosimilar switching 'feasible' in noninfectious uveitis

January 6, 2020
Switching to a biosimilar would be a “feasible treatment choice,” and is associated with maintaining clinical efficacy in patients with…
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VIDEO: Diagnosis, staging and management of dysfunctional lens syndrome

January 5, 2020
NEW YORK — During his presentation at OSN New York 2019, George O. Waring IV, MD, FACS, discusses dysfunctional lens syndrome, including…
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VIDEO: Presbyopic IOL offers novel design

January 4, 2020
NEW YORK — In his presentation at OSN New York 2019, Uday Devgan, MD, demonstrates the insertion of the Juvene accommodating IOL (LensGen) and…
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Needling revision beneficial after Xen implantation

January 3, 2020
Patients with elevated IOP due to either a fibrotic or shallow bleb or increased vascularity after Xen gel stent implantation experienced a mean…
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VIDEO: Review of benefits of aberration-neutral IOL design

January 3, 2020
NEW YORK — In her presentation at OSN New York 2019, P. Dee G. Stephenson, MD, FACS, ABES, FSEE, explains results of a study that compared…

Ophthalmology’s top five FDA approvals of 2019

January 3, 2020
Ophthalmology’s armamentarium in the United States grew in 2019 with FDA approvals in retina and glaucoma treatment, as well as an approval for…
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VIDEO: Plan, measure to successfully treat astigmatism in refractive cataract surgery

January 3, 2020
NEW YORK — Denise M. Visco, MD, MBA, discusses options for astigmatism treatment during cataract surgery in her presentation at OSN New York…

A look at 20 important ophthalmology articles of the past decade

January 2, 2020
As a new decade begins, Healio.com/OSN looks back at some of our biggest stories in the past 10 years. Over the years, ophthalmology has evolved to…