Legacy of the 1918 influenza pandemicTuesday, November 3, 2020
The 1918-1919 influenza epidemic killed more than 50 million people and infected between one fifth and half of the world’s population.
New Zeiss solutionsMonday, November 2, 2020
At the 38th Congress of the ESCRS in Amsterdam, Carl Zeiss Meditec (Jena, Germany) officially launched the IOLMaster 700 with Central Topography (CT)
Chandelier solutionMonday, November 2, 2020
Oertli has announced the release of two trocar-based chandelier solutions that also offer a one-step access for an easy and quick connection.
New ablation laserMonday, November 2, 2020
ZIEMER Ophthalmic Systems has received CE mark clearance for its new ablation laser. “AQUARIUZ”, a newly engineered, compact solid-state ablation laser for refractive surgery.
AbbVie acquires AllerganMonday, November 2, 2020
On 8 May, 2020, AbbVie (North Chicago, Illinois, USA), a research-based global biopharmaceutical company, announced completion of its acquisition of Allergan plc.
Editorial: Paradigm ShiftMonday, November 2, 2020
Ken Nischal MD, FRCOphth says the COVID-19 pandemic has transformed completely the way we live our lives and the way we practise as ophthalmologists
Dr Jennifer Kim wins John Henahan PrizeFriday, October 23, 2020
The winner of this year’s John Henahan Prize is Dr Jennifer Kim, a Specialist Registrar at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, UK.
IOL’S EXTENDED DIOPTRE RANGEThursday, October 1, 2020
AcuFocus, Inc. has announced that the IC-8 small aperture intraocular lens (IOL) power range now extends from +10.0D to +30.0D (0.50D steps). “Having the IC-8 IOL in my practice has provided an exceptional option for my patients who are looking for spectacle independence,” says Professor Sathish Srinivasan, cataract and refractive surgery specialist at University Hospital […]
Back to workThursday, October 1, 2020
Maternity leave and lockdown have similar effects on out-of-practice surgeons
Santen Vision 2030Thursday, October 1, 2020
MicroShunt pending FDA approval exemplifies new focus on unmet patient need