Focusing on the task in handThursday, April 19, 2018
Multitasking and medicine don’t mix, but sometimes there’s no way around it
Reinstein on SMILEWednesday, April 18, 2018
Dan Z Reinstein reads from his new book on small incision lenticule extraction (SMILE) refractive surgery technology and techniques at the Carl Zeiss Meditec booth at the 2018 ASCRS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, USA.
Steve Charles, ASCRS InnovatorWednesday, April 18, 2018
Steve Charles MD accepted the 2018 Charles D Kelman Innovator’s Award from ASCRS Annual Meeting Program Chair Edward J Holland MD and Anne Kelman at the ASCRS/ASOA Annual Congress in Washington, DC.
ESCRS members honoured by ASCRSWednesday, April 18, 2018
Dr Richard Packard was welcomed as an Honoured Guest of ASCRS and Dr Oliver Findl delivered the prestigious Binkhorst Lecture at the 2018 ASCRS/ASOA Congress held in Washington, DC.
ESCRS President is ASCRS Olympics winnerMonday, April 16, 2018
Team ESCRS Captain Beatrice Cochener MD, PhD raced to victory in the Cataract Pentathlon event at the ASCRS Cataract Olympics
ESCRS Formula One Team at ASCRS OlympicsMonday, April 16, 2018
Team ESCRS celebrated a strong finish at the ASCRS Cataract Surgery Olympics held during the ASCRS/ASOA Congress in Washington DC, USA.
Oliver Findl delivers 2018 ASCRS Binkhorst LectureSunday, April 15, 2018
ESCRS Secretary Oliver Findl MD delivered the prestigious Binkhorst Lecture to thousands of attendees at the opening session of the 2018 ASCRS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, USA
Richard B Packard, 2018 ASCRS Honoured GuestSunday, April 15, 2018
Dr Packard has lectured in 60 countries, was a pioneer of phacoemulsification and a leader in the move to microincision cataract surgery
Adding omega-3 has no effect on dry eye diseaseSaturday, April 14, 2018
A large-scale prospective randomised clinical trial found that adding oral omega-3 supplements to other treatments had no effect on signs or symptoms in patients with moderate to severe dry eye disease
Robotics in cataract surgeryFriday, March 16, 2018
In a recent Eye Contact interview, Dr Richard Packard was asked if he saw robotics coming into the area of cataract surgery. He doesn’t see it happening any time soon.