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Xen gel stent ‘transformative’ to glaucoma practice

November 21, 2017

NEW ORLEANS ― At the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting here, Nathan Radcliffe, MD, of New York Eye and Ear, discusses his implementation of the Allergan Xen gel stent for treating patients with refractory glaucoma or those in need of a minimally invasive glaucoma procedure to lower IOP. 

CDC: Raw milk contaminated with dangerous bacteria sold in four states

November 21, 2017
The CDC issued another warning about raw milk, saying people who consumed products from a company called Udder Milk should see their doctor because of potential…

Teen alcohol, drug dependence linked to poor life outcomes in adulthood

November 21, 2017
Teenagers who are dependent on alcohol and marijuana are significantly less likely to attain life goals such as academic success and the achievement of full-time…
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VIDEO: Percutaneous posterior stabilization of L1 to L5, percutaneous L3 biopsy in a spinal metastasis

November 21, 2017
In this video from Open Operating Theatre, Jens Castein, MD, from the Center for Spinal Surgery and Neurotraumatology in
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DECIDE-LVAD: Decision-making tool improves patient LVAD decision quality

November 21, 2017
ANAHEIM, Calif. — A decision-support intervention was associated with improved decision quality among candidates for a left ventricular assist device, according to…
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Ace the Case: A 50-Year-Old White Female with a 9-Year History of Rheumatoid Arthritis

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This “Ace the Case” study will explore the diagnosis and management of a 50-year-old white female with a 9-year history…
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Clinical Features and Surgical Outcome of Triad Exotropia

Journal of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, November/December 2017, Volume 54 Issue 6
To describe the clinical features and surgical outcome of A-pattern exotropia combined with dissociated vertical…
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VIDEO: Single-pass, four-throw pupilloplasty technique assists in angle closure glaucoma

November 20, 2017
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