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2014-08-14 23:00:33

Five organizations have partnered for a five-year effort to bring high-quality eye care and vision-saving eye surgery to one of Guatemala’s neediest communities in the Baja Verapaz region—The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery Foundation (ASCRS Foundation), the University of Utah’s Moran Eye Center, The Hope Alliance, Alcon and Lions Club International. The effort will kick off with an initial, nine-day mission, which includes ophthalmologist and U.S. Senator Rand...

2014-07-25 08:24:57

DUBLIN, July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Ophthalmic Diagnostic Devices Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 About Ophthalmic Diagnostic Device An ophthalmic diagnostic device is a medical device used to identify a defect or deficiency in the human visual pathway. Ophthalmic devices are used in patients with ophthalmic disorders such as presbyopia, cataracts, glaucoma, retinal...

google smart contact lens
2014-07-16 06:40:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Pharmaceutical giant Novartis has licensed the Google-developed smart contact lens designed to help diabetics monitor their blood glucose levels, various media outlets reported on Tuesday. [ Watch the Video: Google Shows Off 'Smart' Contact Lens For Diabetics ] The device, which was developed by Google researchers Brian Otis and Babak Parvis and originally announced by the company in January 2014, consists of a wireless chip...

2014-07-03 16:22:54

DUBLIN, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/3xx6ff/ophthalmology) has announced the addition of the "Global Ophthalmology Devices Market - Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The global ophthalmology devices market witnessed a dip during the economic downturn in 2008 and 2009; however, it is poised to grow at a stable rate mainly due to an increasing aging population, large...

2014-07-02 16:24:15

DUBLIN, July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4rmgtw/contact_lens) has announced the addition of the "Global Contact Lens (Gas Permeable Contact Lens and Soft Contact Lens) Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Contact lens are medical devices that offer convenience, confidence and self-esteem to the people who need vision correction. Factors such as rising ophthalmic...

2014-06-24 08:29:55

DUBLIN, June 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f9mqvw/global_uveitis) has announced the addition of the "Global Uveitis Market 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Currently, the current competition in the Global Uveitis market is weak and the available treatment options have only been moderately successful in meeting market demand. The current market is served in the main by three...

2014-06-05 12:30:20

LONDON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Ophthalmic Devices, Diagnostics and Surgical Equipment: Global Marketshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/pharma_healthcare/medical_devices/ophthalmic_devices_diagnostics_surgical_equipment_global_markets.html INTRODUCTIONSTUDY GOALS AND OBJECTIVESThis BCC report, Ophthalmic Devices, Diagnostics and Surgical Equipment: Global Markets, provides a comprehensive description of conditions and diseases that...

2014-05-07 23:08:35

Markets for ophthalmic devices are driven by rapid technological innovation and the increasing patient population with ocular disease reports iData Research. Vamcouver, BC (PRWEB) May 07, 2014 According to a new report by iData Research (http://www.idataresearch.com), the leading global authority in medical device and pharmaceutical market research, the European diagnostic and interventional ophthalmic device market is expected to exceed €700 million by 2020. There are two main drivers...

2014-05-02 12:26:31

DUBLIN, May 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/f33sc2/ophthalmology) has announced the addition of the "Ophthalmology Devices Market (Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) Scanner, Fundus Camera, Tonometer, Pachymeter, Perimeter, Slit Lamp, Excimer, YAG Laser, Femtosecond Laser, IOL, Contact Lens) - Competitive Landscape & Global Forecasts to 2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 The...

2014-04-14 08:40:18

With support from Alcon, the Program Aims to Strengthen Ophthalmic Pediatric and Cataract Services in Shandong Province NEW YORK, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Orbis Flying Eye Hospital (FEH) is visiting Jinan for the second time to conduct an intensive and comprehensive training and skills exchange program aimed at strengthening ophthalmic services in Shandong Province. Alongside its longtime sponsor, Alcon, the global leader in eye care, the Orbis program will focus on...


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