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FDA approves Raindrop Near Vision Inlay implant for presbyopia- Revision Optics

The FDA has approved the Raindrop Near Vision Inlay, from Revision Optics, a device implanted in the cornea (the clear,...

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FDA approves iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studioaberrometer for LASIK procedures- Abbott

Abbott has announced the FDA approval and launch of the iDesign Advanced WaveScan Studio System. The system acts as the...

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FDA approves BrainPort V100 device to orientate blind people- Wicab Inc.

The FDA has allowed marketing of a new device BrainPort V100 from Wicab Inc.,that when used along with other supportive...

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Journal articles

Subretinal Visual Implant Alpha IMS - Clinical trial interim report.

A subretinal visual implant (Alpha IMS, Retina Implant AG, Reutlingen, Germany) was implanted in 29 blind participants with outer retinal...

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Types and functions of retinal glial

‚ÄčThis symposium will highlight some the functions associated with the three glial cell-types of the retina. Glial cells actively interact...

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Vincent de Luise

Vincent de Luise MD FACS is assistant clinical professor of ophthalmology at Yale University School of Medicine, and adjunct clinical assistant professor of ophthalmology at Weill Cornell Medical College, where he is also on the Music and Medicine Initiative. Dr de Luise is physician ... Read more

The End of Sight at the End of Life

I presented this talk, "The End of Sight at the End of Life," on  4/4/2013 at a Harvard University  "Think Tank" on Health and Aging. The two-day conference, held at the Charles Hotel in Cambridge, Massachusetts, brought together prominent scholars from the Harvard School of Public Health as well as global experts in economics, health care policy and longevity, for a fascinating and thought-provoking colloquium on the demographics and consequences of aging in all societies.

CME

Hallucinations - red flag symptoms

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Amblyopia

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Practice Pointer: How to assess eyes and vision in infants and preschool children

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