The News Feed


Online Drug Database Helps Inform Prescribers

The free, searchable software features “drug cards” offering vital information about several hundred ophthalmic medications, OTC tears and eyelid hygiene products.
August 27, 2021

Virtual Reality Headset Performs Visual Field Testing

The device, along with accompanying tablet PC and handheld controller, is faster and more flexible than traditional methods.
August 18, 2021

New Monthly Contact Lens Aims for Consistent Comfort

Total30 is surface-treated to promote bacterial resistance and minimize lens awareness for the full wear schedule, manufacturer Alcon says.
August 11, 2021

Three-in-One Device for Myopia Assessment

The Myopia Master measures axial length, refraction and keratometry.
August 10, 2021

Eye Tracking Device Can Aid in Detection of Oculomotor Dysfunction

Practices may be able to abandon manual sensorimotor testing for a new method that’s automated, quick and quantitative, the manufacturer says.
August 6, 2021

Macular Pigment Test May Open Patients’ Eyes

Those at risk for AMD will be amenable to interventions after a scan with the MP-eye device, says manufacturer Azul Optics.
July 16, 2021

Two New Products Help Naturally Relieve Dry Eye Symptoms

An eye drop and a lid cleansing wipe, both from B+L, are preservative-free and inspired by the biology of the eye, the company says.
July 14, 2021

Automated Pupillometer May Detect Neurological Injury

The new NPi-300 quantitatively measures pupil size and reactivity to inform prognosis for clinicians, the manufacturer says.
July 9, 2021

Preservative-Free Eye Drop Available in Multi-Use Bottle

New ocular lubricant from Oasis Medical stays sterile for up to 90 days, the company says.
July 9, 2021

Overnight Sensation? New Ortho-K Option Debuts

The REMLens achieves an 89% first-fit success rate, its manufacturer says.
July 1, 2021