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Pursuant Health debuts retinal screening kiosk

November 17, 2017

Pursuant Health is launching a self-service retinal screening kiosk in an effort to prevent avoidable vision loss with early detection.

“Documented compliance with annual retinal exams is often less than 50%,” Ryan Sloan, chief revenue officer at Pursuant Health, said in a press release from the company. “Our ability to use a health kiosk to capture retinal images, coordinate with eye specialists for processing and report results back to primary care physicians in the most convenient way possible changes the game for all concerned, especially health plans.”

Study shows implant safe in postcataract inflammation

November 16, 2017
IVeena Delivery Systems announced positive results from a pilot trial for its bioerodible implant for treatment of pain and inflammation after cataract surgery. The…
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FDA grants expedited access for Orion prosthesis system

November 14, 2017
The FDA has granted the Orion Cortical Visual Prosthesis System an Expedited Access Pathway, which is given to select medical devices indicated for the treatment of…

OCT screening in internal medicine increases disease detection

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Jerome Sherman, OD, FAAO
It is no surprise that patients without a significant refractive error may wait until their 50s or even 60s before obtaining a comprehensive eye exam. Presbyopia in an…
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