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European Commission approves Rhokiinsa to reduce elevated intraocular pressure in adult patients with primary open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension.-Aerie Pharma

Aerie Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced the European Commission (EC) has granted a marketing authorisation for Rhokiinsa (netarsudil ophthalmic solution) 0.02% for...

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Expanded results from Allergen Chamber Trial released as well as plans to initiate the phase III INVIGORATE trial in allergic conjunctivitis.- Aldeyra Therapeutics

Aldeyra Therapeutics, Inc. has announced expanded results from the company’s allergen chamber clinical methods trial (#NCT03709121) of topical ocular reproxalap...

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Two year data from CEDAR and SEQUOIA studies of abicipar pegol to treat neovascular (wet) age-related macular degeneration.-Allergan + Molecular Partners.

Allergan plc,and Molecular Partners a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing a new class of drugs known as DARPin therapies, announced two-year...

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Guidelines

2018 update of the EULAR recommendations for the management of Behçet’s syndrome

These updated, evidence-based recommendations are intended to help physicians caring for patients with BS.

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Age-related macular degeneration

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in adults. It aims to improve the speed at which people are diagnosed and treated to prevent loss of sight.

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Glaucoma: diagnosis and management

This guideline covers diagnosing and managing glaucoma in people aged 18 and over. It includes recommendations on testing and referral (case-finding) for chronic open angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension, and on effective diagnosis...

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Journal articles

Symptoms related to the visual system in migraine.

Migraine is a common headache disorder characterized by often-severe headaches that may be preceded or accompanied by a variety of visual symptoms. Although a typical migraine aura is not difficult to diagnose, patients with...

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Functional and structural changes in the visual pathway in multiple sclerosis.

Objectives: The aim is to assess changes in the visual pathway in eyes of MS patients with and without a history of optic neuritis over a 3-year period and to explore their relationship with disability.

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Evaluation of Retinal Changes in Progressive Supranuclear Palsy and Parkinson Disease.

Background: Differentiating Parkinson disease (PD) from progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) can be challenging early in the clinical course. The aim of our study was to see if specific retinal changes could serve as...

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Clinical trials

A Safety, Tolerability, and Efficacy Study of Intracerebroventricular BMN 190 in Pediatric Patients < 18 Years of Age With CLN2 Disease

This Phase 2 open-label, multicenter study will evaluate the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of BMN 190 intracerebroventricular (ICV) administration every other week (qow) for a period of 96 weeks, in patients with CLN2.

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1-Day Study to Evaluate the Safety and Effectiveness of the Intranasal Lacrimal Neurostimulator

The purpose of this study is to compare acute tear production produced by the Oculeve Intranasal Lacrimal Neurostimulator with two...

Added 4 years ago

Study Evaluating Efficacy and Safety of OTX-DP for Treatment of Chronic Allergic Conjunctivitis

The purpose of this study is to evaluate the efficacy and safety of OTX-DP as a sustained release drug (dexamethasone)...

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Hugh Harvey

Metrics Madness

Posted 4 years ago

You shouldn't judge a book by its cover. That much is true, but it's also common sense not to judge a book by measuring the whiteness of its pages, or the amount of hamsters you can place on it. So why do we measure the fabulous NHS with nonsense metrics?

Vincent de Luise

The End of Sight at the End of Life

Posted 4 years ago

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.

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

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eIntegrity: Interactive e-learning for ophthalmologists

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