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VIDEO: Studies show laser vitreolysis safe, effective at treating floaters

October 18, 2017

LISBON, Portugal ― At the European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons meeting here, I. Paul Singh, MD, and Roxana Fulga, MD, discuss two separate studies they performed examining laser vitreolysis for the removal of symptomatic vitreous floaters. According to both, while there is a learning curve for surgeons to learn and patient selection is important, the technology itself is safe and effective when used properly.

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Retinal findings facilitate research in neurodegenerative disease

October 18, 2017
CHICAGO – “There is mounting evidence that the retina is an extension of the brain, and it also manifests morphological changes in neurodegenerative…
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Low vision specialist critical to success of retinal implant

Primary Care Optometry News, October 2017
Patients with light perception or no light perception due to retinitis pigmentosa may experience improved mobility with the implantation of a retinal prosthesis, but…
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AMD patient with blurry vision

Primary Care Optometry News, October 2017
Julie Rodman, OD, MS, FAAO
A 71-year-old Hispanic male presented to the eye clinic with complaints of blurry vision in both eyes of 4 months duration. The patient had been followed in the clinic…
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Best of Retina Forum® 2016 - Diabetic Retinopathy: A Revolution in Treatment Options

This activity is supported by educational grants from Carl Zeiss Meditec, Inc. and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Diabetic retinopathy (DR) is an insidious, progressive disease. Diabetic macular edema (DME), which can occur at any…
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VIDEO: Luminate study shows equivalence to anti-VEGF with fewer injections

May 9, 2017
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VIDEO: SAKURA study shows promise for sirolimus for noninfectious uveitis

May 9, 2017
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