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Yesterday | CiteULike

Transient corneal thinning in eyes undergoing corneal cross-linking.

To report the corneal thinning during and after corneal cross-linking . Prospective, nonrandomized, single-center observational study.

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Related Topix: Health

Sunday | PR-inside.com

Report Published: "AcuFocus, Inc. - Medical Equipment - Deals and Alliances Profile"

The company manufactures and distributes ophthalmic devices. Its product includes KAMRA inlay, is an intra-corneal inlay for the treatment of presbyopia which is near vision loss.

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Related Topix: Health, Irvine, CA

Sunday | PR-inside.com

Just Published: "Vision Eye Institute Limited (VEI) - Pharmaceuticals ...

Vision Eye Institute Limited is a medical device company. The company provides ophthalmic care services.

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Related Topix: Health, Macular Degeneration, Australia, World News,

Thu Sep 11, 2014

CiteULike

Corneal collagen crosslinking: a systematic review.

Ophthalmologica. Journal international d'ophtalmologie. International journal of ophthalmology.

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Related Topix: Ophthalmology, Medicine, Health

CiteULike

Management of pellucid marginal corneal degeneration with...

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. A 34-year-old woman had simultaneous photorefractive keratectomy and corneal collagen crosslinking with riboflavin-ultraviolet-A irradiation for the treatment of progressive pellucid marginal corneal degeneration in both eyes.

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Related Topix: Health

Wed Sep 10, 2014

World News Report

New Surgeon Specializing in Cornea, LASIK, Cataract and Glaucoma Joins Utah Eye Care Practice

Dr. Zavodni specializes in cornea, refractive cataract and glaucoma surgery. He performs advanced corneal transplant surgeries including PKP, DSEK, and IntacsA , along with corneal crosslinking for the treatment of keratoconus.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Medicine, Surgery, Utah, Glaucoma, Health, Ophthalmology

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Daily Herald

Dr. David J. Tabak Relocating Barrington Optometric Office

Dr. Tabak demonstrates his office's new Zeiss Cirrus HD-OCT. He explained, "An OCT is a sophisticated, computerized instrument that allows me to see a three-dimensional, high definition image of the structures of a patient's eye.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Barrington, IL, Optometry, Medicine, Conjunctivitis, Health

Sun Sep 07, 2014

CiteULike

Accelerated corneal crosslinking concurrent with laser in situ keratomileusis.

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. To assess accelerated corneal collagen crosslinking applied concurrently with laser in situ keratomileusis in a small group of patients.

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Related Topix: Health, Turkey, World News

CiteULike

Keratoconus and crosslinking: pharmacokinetic considerations.

Keratoconus is an ectatic disorder characterized by the progressive thinning and scarring of central cornea as a consequence of structural and/or compositional anomalies, although the exact etiology is largely unknown. The resultant conical protrusion of the cornea causes significant irregular astigmatism, myopia and visual impairment.

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Related Topix: Health

Sat Sep 06, 2014

CiteULike

Collagen crosslinking after radial keratotomy.

The aim of this study was to report the outcomes of corneal collagen crosslinking after previous radial keratotomy in patients with decreasing visual acuity and/or diurnal visual fluctuations. The charts of all patients who had undergone CXL because of a worsening corrected distance visual acuity and/or diurnal visual fluctuations after RK were reviewed retrospectively.

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Related Topix: Health

CiteULike

Corneal collagen crosslinking for corneal ectasia of post-LASIK: one-year results.

To insert individual citation into a bibliography in a word-processor, select your preferred citation style below and drag-and-drop it into the document. To evaluate the efficacy and safety of corneal collagen crosslinking to prevent the progression of post-laser in situ keratomileusis corneal ectasia.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Sep 04, 2014

Contact Lens Spectrum

Dry Eye Dx and Tx: Changing Lives with New Scleral Lens Technology

Dedicated contact lens practitioners have recognized that scleral contact lenses can, in effect, resurface the eye, restoring clarity and improving comfort . There are many excellent scleral lenses from which to choose; the expertise of each clinician guides lens modifications for a comfortable, well-positioned lens that stabilizes the ocular surface.

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Related Topix: Health, Science / Technology, Stem Cell Research

Wed Sep 03, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Cataract surgery miscalculation leaves man seeing double

Mr Colin Sim said a Tan Tock Seng Hospital surgeon's failure to take in account his history of LASIK when performing his cataract surgery, left him with headaches and vision problems.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Health, World News, Indonesia

Tue Sep 02, 2014

Business Wire

Avedro Acquires Assets of IROC Innocross AG, Including Its UV-X Line of Cross-Linking Devices

IROC Innocross was the first company to commercialize a cross-linking device for the treatment of keratoconus and other corneal pathologies.

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Related Topix: Switzerland, World News, Ophthalmology, Medicine, Health

Mon Sep 01, 2014

PR-inside.com

New Report Available: Universal Vision Biotechnology Co., Ltd (3218)...

The company operates health chain comprises of eye clinic, university of glasses, university medical college of art, and beauty center.

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Related Topix: Health, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Taiwan, World News

Whitefish Bay

Wear glasses? Read this.

As I wrote a year ago, I had LASIK a year ago. Unfortunately, it left me at 20/30 without hope to get me to 20/20 with another surgery, so I continue to wear glasses most of the day.

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Related Topix: Health

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Sys-Con Media

STAAR Surgical To Present At The Baird 2014 Health Care Conference

A live webcast, including accompanying slides, will be available from the Company's website, under Investor Information.

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Related Topix: STAAR Surgical, Medical Equipment, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Health

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Don Alhart shops Garage Sale frames

Don Alhart shops Garage Sale frames Don Alhart shops Garage Sale frames Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1tH8tq9 Bespeckled bargain hunters rejoice.

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Related Topix: Health

Review of Ophthalmology

Ophthalmic Technician

Immediate opening for experienced Ophthalmic Technician. COT is a plus but not mandatory.

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Related Topix: Health

Mirror.co.uk

Accountant blows A 25k on plastic surgery to completely transform her body - aged just 25

Maddison Hawk said the seeds for her complete body overhaul were planted at the age of six, when she had surgery to pin back her ears.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Plastic Surgery, Health, Weird

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