HelpMeSee launches eBook for manual small incision cataract surgeryJune 18th 2022
According to the organization, the eBook content is designed for residents, ophthalmologists, fellows, medical students and other professionals performing or supporting cataract surgery.
Study: Artificial intelligence screenings improve eye care access in sub-Saharan AfricaJune 14th 2022
The research from eye care nonprofit Orbis International focuses on diabetic retinopathy in Rwanda, where associated vision complications from diabetes are growing.
iSTAR Medical unveils positive results for MINIject across trio of international glaucoma trialsJune 11th 2022
According to the company, no safety concerns with corneal endothelial health reported across all 3 trials, and the device delivered consistent results up to two-year follow-up in patients across Central and South America, Asia and Europe.
Blog: A new era for refractive surgery in the United States: STAAR EVO ICL wins FDA approvalMay 22nd 2022
There’s a new alternative to LASIK in the United States. In March of 2022, the FDA approved STAAR Surgical’s EVO/EVO+ VISIAN Implantable Collamer Lens (ICL) and Toric Implantable Collamer Lens (TICL).
New advancements in IOL technology is exciting for presbyopia treatmentMay 11th 2022
Catching up after ASCRS 2022, Ora's Caitlin Black, senior director and therapeutic area head of medical devices, talks about the next generation of ophthalmic device therapies and diagnostics, clinical trial updates and new innovations that are most exciting for presbyopia treatment.
Dexamethasone plug opens opportunity for treatment that will bring patients relief, help alleviate and mitigate the signs and symptoms associated with conjunctivitis from allergiesMay 6th 2022
A second FDA indication for the treatment of allergic conjunctivitis proves promising for patient relief.
Cataract classification method allows for higher success rates of cataract surgeryMay 5th 2022
Alex Dastgheib, MD, ABO, discusses the findings of the paper, "325 Cases of Phacoemulsification in Blind Cataracts," presented at the 2022 ASCRS conference in Washington, DC. The paper won the Challenging Cases session during the meeting.