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VIDEO: Refractive cataract surgery works best with effective comanagement

November 17, 2017

NEW ORLEANS ― Optometrists should take control of cataract surgery patient by making the right referral, discussing lens options and making sure the patient is mentally and refractively prepared for surgery, Primary Care Optometry News Editorial Board Member Sondra Black, OD, FAAO, said here at the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting.

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VIDEO: Lucentis superior to PDT for treating myopic CNVM

November 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Nathan C. Steinle, MD, discusses the RADIANCE trial comparing Lucentis (ranibizumab, Genentech) vs…
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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: Xiidra lowers osmolarity, patient symptom scores

November 19, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Jay S. Pepose, MD, discusses a prospective study showing that Xiidra (lifitegrast, Shire) lowered…
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VIDEO: Luminate after Avastin shows early promise for treating diabetic macular edema

November 18, 2017
NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD, director of the Gavin Herbert Eye Institute at UC Irvine, discusses…
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Glaucoma 2017: Controlling IOP and Promoting Adherence through Novel Therapeutics

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

Glaucoma is currently the second leading cause of blindness throughout the world. The goal of glaucoma treatment is to…
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VIDEO: Aura hopes to bring first ocular melanoma treatment to fruition

November 17, 2017
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Micro-dosing of phenylephrine comparable to conventional dropper administration

November 16, 2017
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