Rose Schneider Krivich



Rose is the content specialist for Medical Economics.


Eyewear holder gives patients place to store glasses during eye exam

William Neusidl, MD, invents eyewear holder that attaches to slit lamp table, gives patients safe place for glasses

Jetrea launches in Canada

Alcon Laboratories Inc. has launched ocriplasmin, its treatment of symptomatic vitreomacular adhesion (VMA), in Canada.

Vision Care Institute reaches attendee milestone

The Vision Care Institute, an affiliate of Johnson & Johnson Vision Care Inc., has announced that 100,000 eye care professionals attended courses throughout its network of 14 sites worldwide.

Obamacare confusion bad for ophthalmology

November 18, 2013

The Affordable Care Act (ACA) has clouded the future of ophthalmology, said William L. Rich, MD.

Study links premature birth, retinal detachment

November 13, 2013

Children born extremely prematurely have up to a 19-times greater risk of retinal detachment later in life than those born at term, according to a Swedish study published this month in Ophthalmology, the journal of the American Academy of Ophthalmology.

Navilas laser chosen for DME study

November 13, 2013

OD-OS has announced that its Navilas laser has been selected for a new study to evaluate the efficacy and stability of laser plus anti-vascular endothelial growth factor for the treatment of patients with diabetic macular edema (DME).