Research: Similar endophthalmitis rates for generic, branded topical antibiotics

A number of options may offer major cost savings, positive results for patients.

Exploring novel gene therapy approaches to treat ocular disease

Investigators find that nanoparticles deliver gene therapy successfully in mice, rats.

Financial planning during a pandemic: Part I

John J. Grande, CFP, and John S. Grande, CFP, of Grande Financial Services, speak on how ophthalmologists should be working on or revisiting their financial plans six months into the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and ahead of a possible second wave, as well as the potential financial repercussions the economy may face.

Exploring novel gene therapy approaches to treat ocular disease

September 24, 2020

Investigators find that nanoparticles deliver gene therapy successfully in mice, rats.

When at first you don’t succeed with MGD patients, keep trying

September 23, 2020

It's not always easy to convince early-stage, minimally symptomatic or symptomatic patients that their MGD should be treated. Cynthia Matossian, MD, FACS, explains why ophthalmologists shouldn't take this personally and how not to accept their denial as a final answer.

Robotics: Allowing surgeons to perform the seemingly impossible

September 23, 2020

Robotic-assisted procedures are proving more precise in every way when compared with manual procedures: automated assistance controls tremor, reduces fatigue, and helps avoid inadvertent injury.

AMA supports House plan to ease Medicare loan repayment terms

September 22, 2020

The American Medical Association is expressing its support for provisions in proposed Continuing Resolution legislation in Congress that could offer relief to financially strapped physician practices.

2020 vision: The future of ophthalmology (Part IV)

September 22, 2020

In this fourth installment on "2020 vision," pharmaceutical representatives share their outlook on what lies ahead for glaucoma innovations within the ophthalmic space.

Pearls for practicing in the COVID-19 era

September 22, 2020

Glaucoma Research Foundation (GRF) Ambassadors webinar provides platform for idea-sharing by ophthalmologists

Big data drives opportunity for real-world evidence

September 21, 2020

Evidence-based medicine can lead to personalized care, better results for patients