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American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) 2017 Annual Meeting

November 11 - 14, 2017; New Orleans, Louisiana

November 11 - 14, 2017 New Orleans, Louisiana
  • AAO Eye to the Sky: Ophthalmologists Aided Hurricane Response Eye care is one of the most common acute medical needs after natural disasters, and having a plan in place speeds aid.
  • AAO Choose DMEK Over DSEK After Glaucoma Surgery Descemet membrane endothelial keratoplasty provides better outcomes than Descemet-stripping in patients requiring cornea transplant who have already had glaucoma surgery.
  • AAO CMS Will See You Now Physicians' voices are going to be heard in Washington, DC, and regulatory burdens that are dragging down physicians' practices will be eased, Seema Verma said at the American Academy of Ophthalmology meeting.

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