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Xen gel stent ‘transformative’ to glaucoma practice

November 21, 2017

NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Nathan Radcliffe, MD, of New York Eye and Ear, discusses his implementation of the Allergan Xen gel stent for treating patients with refractory glaucoma or those in need of a minimally invasive glaucoma procedure to lower IOP. 

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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgeons need to better understand quality of vision over visual acuity

November 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Daniel H. Chang, MD, discusses the need for surgeons to better understand patients’ quality…
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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgery works best with effective comanagement

November 17, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― Optometrists should take control of patients by making the right referral, discussing lens options and making sure the patient is mentally and refractively…
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Newly developed biomechanical index can aid in diagnosis of keratoconus

November 11, 2017
NEW ORLEANS — A newly developed combined biomechanical index, named the Corvis Biomechanical Index, is highly sensitive and specific for separating healthy and…
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Cataract and Refractive 360 – Fundamentals, Techniques, and Technology: Volume 2, Number 3

This activity is supported by educational grants from Abbott Medical Optics, Inc.; Alcon Laboratories, Inc.; and Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc.

Successful cataract surgery involves a multifactorial process that relies on numerous interconnected assessment…
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VIDEO: Online surgery course now enrolling

October 25, 2017
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VIDEO: How to optimize the hydrogel corneal inlay

October 25, 2017
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