Alcon withdraws CyPass Micro-Stent from global marketWednesday, August 29, 2018
Alcon has announced the immediate, voluntary market withdrawal of the CyPass Micro-Stent from the global market.
New drop for AMD treatmentFriday, July 20, 2018
Scientists at the University of Birmingham, UK are developing an eye drop that they say could revolutionise treatment for age-related macular degeneration (AMD).
Novartis to spinoff AlconTuesday, July 3, 2018
In the event that all approvals are secured, the planned spinoff is expected to be completed in the first half of 2019.
Canadian Ophthalmological Society Annual Meeting 2018Monday, June 11, 2018
The theme of the meeting was “Advocating for Evidence-Based Eye Health”
Burden of burnout and depression in residentsTuesday, June 5, 2018
Ophthalmology residents across the U.S. face a substantial burden of burnout and depression
Streamlining glaucoma outpatient servicesMonday, May 21, 2018
A high proportion of cataract patients referred to glaucoma clinics in the UK are routine cases without glaucoma
Lymphatic drainage a newly discovered route of aqueous outflowSunday, May 20, 2018
Research is providing new insight into the outflow patterns aqueous in eyes with glaucoma that may in turn allow greater individualisation of treatment
Alcohol consumption in men major cause of globe rupture casesFriday, May 18, 2018
Irish study finds that majority of globe rupture cases involve men involved in assaults while under the influence of alcohol
The challenge of cataract surgeryFriday, May 18, 2018
Planning, preparation and communication are essential, says Cynthia Bradford MD
New mouse models of retinal degenerationThursday, May 17, 2018
Results show approach to be promising for the treatment of retina degeneration by transplanting retinal tissue derived from embryonic or induced pluripotent stem cells.