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WHAT’S NEW

For Your Patients and Practice

HYGIENIC EYELID SOLUTION

Bruder Hygienic Eyelid Solution is a 0.02% pure hypochlorous acid eyelid solution. The spray application is designed to help provide relief from dryness and itchy, inflamed skin.

→ Bruder
Bruder.com

POST-OP DROP APPROVED

Lotemax SM (loteprednol etabonate ophthalmic gel 0.38%), from Bausch + Lomb, has received FDA approval for the treatment of postoperative inflammation and pain following ocular surgery.

→ Bausch + Lomb
Bausch.com

FUNCTIONAL VISION TEST

Functional Vision EyeQ, from RightEye, is an automated test that allows optometrists to identify functional vision issues. Once a problem is identified, the program recommends computer-based exercises for patients to do at home, under the supervision of their optometrists. The test is conducted using the RightEye eye-tracking system.

→ RightEye
RightEye.com/functional-vision

CONTACT LENS

SimplifEyes 1Day, from SynergEyes, is a daily disposable lens with dual tangible polymer technology, from Tangible Science, that provides a polymer coating on the lens surface and another in the solution. It is designed to provide enhanced wettable surfaces, less debris build-up and comfort, the company says.

→ SynergEyes
synergeyes.com/professional/

SUNWEAR

Spearo, Waterwoman, Broadbill and Tico, from Costa, are four new sunwear performance frames specifically for wearers who love the water. They feature bio-based nylon material, integral hinges with locking CAM system, slip-resistant Hydrolite temples and nose pads.

→ Costa
costadelmar.com

AR GLASSES

Oculenz AR wear glasses, from Ocutrx Vision Technologies, has a new design, featuring a lower profile and lighter weight with floating lenses, which provide a bright, unobstructed field of view, the company says.

→ Ocutrx
oculenz.com

CREDENTIALING SERVICE

RevCycle Partners has launched WeCredential, a credentialing service for optometrists. The service has two offerings: Managed Services, which focuses on ongoing maintenance demands, and On-Demand, which helps practices solve credentialing issues tied to a specific event.

→ RevCycle Partners
revcycle-partners.com

PRODUCT NOTES

Eaglet Eye upgraded its Eye Surface Profiler (ESP) software. It now has more than 35 embedded designs, the ability to calculate four quadrant peripheries, bitoric sclerals, and toric haptics, and an expansion to SmartMerge to combine up to five full images.

BAL chart, from Precision Vision, is a continuous text near VA chart in Arabic. The chart was developed at the University of Waterloo, School of Optometry and Vision Science and is available in three versions. Each chart has 15 print size levels labelled in LogMAR and point size.

All information provided courtesy of the respective company.