April 2015 Newsletter

April 6, 2015:

APAO Congress Offers Diverse Views, Packed Schedule in Guangzhou, China

Speakers represented the US, Europe, Japan, China, and other nations.

April 6, 2015:

San Diego Bay to Serve as Backdrop for 2015 ASCRS Symposium

The conference will give away a Tesla to a registered attendee.

April 6, 2015:

Preview of the ASCRS Meeting Agenda

Sessions will focus heavily on premium lenses.

April 6, 2015:

Our Cutout Page of Must-See Sessions at the 2015 ASCRS Meeting

This page is available to everyone for download.

April 6, 2015:

Market Scope will be at Booth 2853

April 6, 2015:

Expanding Needs for Retinal Device Products will Fuel Revenue Growth

Market Scope looks for 2015 global revenues for retinal devices to total nearly $1.8 billion.

April 6, 2015:

Debate Continues in US over Phaco Vitrectomy

American surgeons infrequently use the combination procedure, but it is commonly performed in many regions of the world.

April 6, 2015:

Growth in Glaucoma Pharma Market Will be Moderate in Wealthy Nations, Brisk in Emerging Economies

2015 revenues are expected to total $4.7 billion worldwide.

April 6, 2015:

Rift in Acucela’s Leadership Widens; Court Orders Meeting

The company's founder was ousted as CEO in December 2014.

April 6, 2015:

Astronauts’ Vision, Other Health Issues to be Studied for Year

The data will help NASA prepare for a three-year mission to Mars.

April 6, 2015:

Study: 10th-Century Eye Salve Kills MRSA Superbug

British researchers said they were dumbfounded by the potency of the recipe, which combines garlic, wine, and cow bile.

April 6, 2015:

US Senate Delays SGR Vote; House Passes Bill

The CMS is expected to hold up Medicare claims until April 15 to avoid making the automatic cuts.

April 6, 2015:

FDA Seeks More Info on Avedro’s Crosslinking Treatment

In February, a joint advisory panel recommended approval of the technology.

April 6, 2015:

April 2015 News Briefs

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