IStent inject W amplifies patient satisfaction, quality of life
When a patient has a cataract and glaucoma, my mindset is not “this is a cataract patient who happens to have glaucoma.” Rather, I approach it as “this is a glaucoma patient...
1 day ago - Healio
VIDEO: Aging patient population shows need for optimized eye care comanagement
Roberto “Bobby” Saenz, OD, MS, FAAO, provides an overview of his SECO presentation that focuses on “cutting edge” comanagement, including refractive, cataract and keratoconus...
7 days ago - Healio
Cataract surgery outcomes similar between moderately and narrowly focused practices
In a Canadian study of cataract surgery outcomes among variously focused practices, results favored practices with a narrow or moderately diverse focus on cataract...
7 days ago - Healio
Grid FLACS reduces corneal endothelial cell count loss in dense cataracts
In patients with dense cataracts, a grid-based femtosecond laser helped reduce corneal endothelial cell count loss during phacoemulsification, according to a study published in...
7 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Eye Doctor Explains A Multifocal Intraocular Lens Implant
HealthStatus Eye Doctor Explains A Multifocal Intraocular Lens Implant A cataract can induce several vision problems for those afflicted by the condition. The eye's lens is the...
7 days ago - Health Status
Future of ophthalmology and FLACS considerations lead recent Healio/OSN blog posts
The most-read recent Healio/OSN blogs include thoughts about technology in ophthalmology and the use of femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery after vitrectomy. Read these...
11 days ago - Healio
Oertli introduces next-generation OS 4 surgical platform
Oertli Instrumente has launched a new version of its surgical platform for retinal, glaucoma and cataract surgery, according to a press release. The OS 4 offers increased...
12 days ago - Healio
VJCRGS.com releases first video-based journal of 2021
The first 2021 issue of the Video Journal of Cataract, Refractive, and Glaucoma Surgery, which advances the knowledge and surgical training of eye surgeons through video-based...
14 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Johnson & Johnson Vision receives FDA clearance, CE mark for Veritas phaco system
Johnson & Johnson Vision has received FDA 510 clearance and a CE mark for its Veritas vision system, according to a press release. The phacoemulsification system includes...
14 days ago - Healio
Alcohol use and EDOF IOLs lead recent cataract surgery coverage
Alcohol's impact on the risk of incident cataract surgery and extended depth of focus IOLs topped recent cataract surgery news. Read the top pieces of cataract surgery news on...
17 days ago - Healio
The headlines of Master Doctor
The Latest: Indonesia bans traveling home for Eid al-Fitr
Indonesia is prohibiting travel during the popular homecoming period to celebrate Eid al-Fitr
Gold Medals fights off rival Zed Em in epic Grand Annual
Another chapter in the time-honoured Grand Annual has been written, with champions Gold Medals and Zed Em fighting out yet another finish.
Live streaming makes cents, but musicians need more dollars
As the world tilts towards digital streaming, accelerated by the pandemic, it's vital that performers are properly paid, say arts leaders.
NZ suspends quarantine-free travel to and from Sydney
The decision was made following the detection of two community cases in Sydney.
Apple's AirTag trackers made it frighteningly easy to ‘stalk' me
Apple's new AirTags, $45 wireless devices that help you locate things, work well. Frighteningly well.
List manager Ned Guy quits Collingwood after tumultuous off-season
The man who oversaw Collingwood's salary cap firesale and list overhaul last year, Ned Guy, has quit the club.
Study examines artemisinin-based combination therapy as first-line treatment...
When a mosquito begins to nibble on you, it is not merely feeding on your blood, it is also injecting its saliva into your skin. If that saliva happens to be full of parasites...
Johns brothers won't be ‘laying out witches' hats' for Samoa coach Parish
Matthew Johns has rejected calls from the Samoan coach to be his assistant as the battle to coach the Pacific nation intensifies.
Cutting gas use for heating and cooking is not the way to net zero
Customers should be informed about new energy options and be empowered to adopt them, rather than restricting their choices by simply taking options away.
Young athletes must not be ill-treated in the rush for gold medals
A report into gymnastics in Australia shows the risks in the win-at-all-costs approach to sports.