February 2009

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Editor's Page

Technology Update

The Synchrony Lens Moves Forward

A look at the technology behind this novel IOL and the injector that makes it easier to use.

Medicare Q & A

Retinal Insider

Corticosteroids for Diabetic Macular Edema

Laser was shown to be superior for DME treatment, but a role may yet remain for steroids.

Glaucoma Management

Managing NTG: Strategies for Success

Diagnosing and treating normal-tension glaucoma can be challenging. An expert offers his advice.

Therapeutic Topics

The Secret World of Pharmacokinetics

Knowing something about this area of research can help make you a better clinician.

Refractive Surgery

A Link to Safer LASIK in Risky Patients?

A surgeon is investigating corneal crosslinking in high-risk LASIK eyes.

Intrastromal: Refractive Surgery from the Inside Out

New methods of altering the cornea hold the promise of correcting vision with fewer risks, side effects and complications than LASIK.

Strategies for Weathering the Refractive Surgery Recession

We’ve probably not hit bottom yet. Some ideas for surviving.

Product News

Research Review

Wills Eye Resident Case Series

Wills Eye Resident Case Series

Painless, rapid loss of vision prompts a hospital visit and a trip the Wills Emergency Room.