In this Issue
Physicians and investors discuss ways to advance the specialty and what may be next.
A Good Example
By Stephen G. Slade, MD
By Eric D. Donnenfeld, MD; Karl G. Stonecipher, MD; and Stephen A. Updegraff, MD
By Damien F. Goldberg, MD
By James C. Loden, MD; Johnny L. Gayton, MD; Michael E. Snyder, MD; Robin R. Vann, MD; and Alan N. Carlson, MD
My Most Difficult Case
By Sonia H. Yoo, MD
Understanding the data on dysphotopsia is an important part of counseling patients and creating your own comfort zone with multifocal IOLs.
By Douglas A. Katsev, MD
By Michael E. Snyder, MD
This technique can improve refractive results.
By William F. Wiley, MD
By Arthur Cummings, FRCS(Ed); Abi Tenen, MBBS(Hons), FRANZCO; Peter Heiner, MBBS, FRANZCO, FRACS; Douglas A. Katsev, MD; and William B. Trattler, MD
Focus on Corneal Collagen Cross-linking
Current options beyond the standard protocol.
By Aleksandar Stojanovic, MD, and Xiangjun Chen, MD, MS
As surgeons’ understanding of CXL increases, the technology for the procedure will evolve.
By Arthur B. Cummings, FRCS(Ed), and Rajesh K. Rajpal, MD
Research is elucidating how the combination of riboflavin and ultraviolet light strengthens the cornea.
By George O. Waring IV, MD, and Derrick A. Huey, MD
By Roy S. Rubinfeld, MD, and the CXL-USA Study Group; and Yaron S. Rabinowitz, MD
Although rare, complications can cause stromal scarring and corneal edema, which have the potential to decrease postoperative visual acuity.
By R. Doyle Stulting, MD, PhD
Prophylactic cross-linking stabilizes the cornea and promotes the success of laser refractive surgery.
By A. John Kanellopoulos, MD
A US study will evaluate accelerated cross-linking.
By John A. Vukich, MD
By Peter S. Hersh, MD
By Stephen Coleman, MD; Stephen S. Lane MD; and Stephen G. Slade, MD
Lessons learned along the way.
By Donald Schwartz, MD
This eye bank research facility allows access to fresh, highly specialized ocular tissue.
By Henry F. Edelhauser, PhD
A venture capitalist’s perspective on how to recognize a good idea.
By Charles M. Warden, MBA
By Gil Kliman, MD, MBA; William J. Link, PhD; and Steve Waite, BS, MBA
An armchair guide to the language behind the money.
By Matt Jensen, MBA
More and more consumers are turning to online review sites for peer information on where to eat and shop—and obtain their health care.