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VIDEO: Visual skills correlated to at-plate performance in baseball

November 4, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Visual processing speeds and oculomotor skills are critical to baseball players’ at-plate performance, according to a…

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Study results suggest performing OCTs at same time of day

October 29, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Researchers determined that minimum rim width measures on OCT can vary significantly from one 12-hour period to the next, so…

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No support found for replacing 24-2 with 10-2 visual field testing

October 28, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Routine use of 10-2 visual field testing in early glaucoma was found to provide little clinical value to complement serial 24-2…

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VIDEO: 4-doctor team outlines the year’s advances in eye care

October 25, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Jacob Lang, OD, FAAO; Mark Buboltz, OD, FAAO; Jaclyn Garlich, OD, FAAO; and Roya Habibi, OD, FAAO, FSLS, shared some of the…

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Machine learning may detect retinal changes before diabetic retinopathy

October 24, 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Machine learning may have the potential to detect changes in the retinal structure before a patient with diabetes develops…

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Machine learning may detect retinal changes before diabetic retinopathy

Primary Care Optometry News, December 2019
ORLANDO, Fla. – Machine learning may have the potential to detect changes in the retinal structure before a patient with diabetes develops…

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AI could assist in early detection of diabetic retinopathy

October 23, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — The EyeArt artificial intelligence eye screening system showed high sensitivity and high specificity for diabetic retinopathy…

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Artificial irises provide improved cosmetic options and better functionality for large defects

October 18, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — While small iris defects can be treated with sutures, patients with large iris defects who have poor cosmetics and light…

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VIDEO: OIS showcases promising technology innovations

October 17, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — At the Ophthalmology Innovation Summit preceding the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting, Shareef Mahdavi discusses how…

Reflections on early detection of AMD

Primary Care Optometry News, October 2019
Joseph Hallak, OD, PhD, FAAO
In the last a few decades there has been a flurry of newer tests trying to build on some physiological properties of vision. The goal is to predict…

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Patient with diabetes has reduced vision

Primary Care Optometry News, October 2019
Megan Chee, OD; Nate Lighthizer, OD, FAAO
A 63-year-old Native American female was referred to the electrodiagnostics clinic for an OCT, ERG and visual-evoked potential, if needed, due to the…

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MGD may be culprit in contact lens intolerance

Primary Care Optometry News, October 2019
Shilpa Rose, MD
It is often assumed that contact lens intolerance is an unavoidable consequence of aging, and that patients will drop out of contact lens wear as…

Dedicated app measures outcomes of presbyopia eye drops

October 9, 2019
An app that is closely related to the development of UNR844 presbyopia-correcting ophthalmic solution from Novartis effectively measures vision…

Konan Medical releases automated pupillograph in US

October 7, 2019
Konan Medical announced the U.S. release of EyeKinetix, an automated objective pupillograph. EyeKinetix features an automated test to assess relative…

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BLOG: Make that cross-linking referral

October 3, 2019
by Katie Greiner, OD, MS, MBA, FAAO Cross-linking is the standard of care for patients with progressive keratoconus. It is my belief that we are…

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Compulink acquires MyEyeStore

October 3, 2019
LAS VEGAS – Compulink Healthcare Solutions announced the recent acquisition of MyEyeStore here at Vision Expo West. This integration will…

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Luneau introduces eye refraction station, dry eye module

September 30, 2019
LAS VEGAS – Luneau Technology announced the availability of two new innovations in diagnostic eye care here at

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Neurolens enhances eye measurement software

September 26, 2019
LAS VEGAS – Neurolens announced the availability of a newly enhanced Measurement Device here at Vision Expo West. The new streamlined software…

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VIDEO: Implement technology to thrive in health care reform

September 26, 2019
LAS VEGAS – While certain requirements of health care reform may make practicing optometry more expensive and take time away from patient care…

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Topcon launches Maestro2 OCT

September 25, 2019
LAS VEGAS – Topcon announced the launch of the Maestro2 Automated OCT/Fundus Camera with OCT angiography here at Vision Expo West. Building on…