Jennifer A. Web

Indiana University Kokomo

2300 S. Washington st




Genentech decision expands access to bevacizumab

Genentech has agreed to allow its wholesale distributors to ship its bevacizumab (Avastin) to compounding pharmacies or other locations of a physician's choice.

Medicare cut halted for 6 months; reprieve causes 'great uncertainty'

A 6-month reprieve on a proposed 10.1% fee cut for ophthalmologists and other physicians who treat Medicare patients will cause "great uncertainty" for patients and physicians, according to the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

World Glaucoma Day sets sight on disease awareness

Ophthalmologists in more than 34 countries around the globe are busy planning events for World Glaucoma Day on March 6 to alert people to the devastating effects of glaucoma and the importance of having their eyes examined.