FDA Briefs

December 15, 2002

Nidek gains approval for operating system, eye-tracking deviceThe FDA has approved Nidek Inc.'s Windows-based operating system and new intraoperative eye-tracking device for the Nidek EC-5000 excimer laser system. The laser system is approved for commercial distribution in the United States for LASIK and PRK for myopia with or without astigmatism.