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ADENOVIRAL CONJUNCTIVITIS TEST

QuickVue Adenoviral conjunctivitis test, from Quidel Corp., is a rapid, in-office test that identifies pink eye. The product was previously known as AdenoPlus Conjunctivitis Test.

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MR BLUE INFINITE VISION

Mr Blue Infinite Vision, from Essilor Instruments, is an edging system. Its key functions include mechanical tracing, optical tracing and milling for a greater number of mountings, as well as automation to streamline operational steps.

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SCREEN SHIELD TEEN

Screen Shield Teen (EyePromise) is an ocular nutrition supplement formulated to help preserve and support visual comfort and wellness for children ages 4 to 17.

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RAPID SLT

The Rapid SLT, Volk’s newest gonio lens, provides four high-resolution views of the angle to enhance ease-of-use by minimizing the need for lens rotation, effectively reducing the SLT procedure time by half. The four views offered by the lens reduce the number of laser shots by 25% making the SLT procedure more comfortable.

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ENCHROMA CLIP-ON LENSES

EnChroma Clip-On lenses are a line of indoor lenses to help color blind patients see colors. The collection includes four frames and two clip-on options.

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TANGIBLE CLEAN

Tangible Clean, from Tangible Science, is a multi-purpose cleaning solution designed for use with Tangible Hydra-PEG coated contact lenses. It can be used for cleaning, conditioning, disinfection, protein removal, rinsing and storing coated GP lenses safely.

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TRANSITIONS LENSES

Transitions Signature GEN 8 lenses incorporate new photochromic dyes and a reinvented matrix, in which the dyes reside, for a next-generation lens.

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PRODUCT NOTES

→ AngioWellness Scan, from Optovue, is testing available on the company’s AngioVue OCTA technology, allowing the doctor to assess and diagnose new pathologies in patients. It combines structural information on retinal and ganglion cell thickness with objective metrics on retinal vasculature into one easy-to-read report. 

→ Dailies AquaComfort Plus Toric contact lenses, from Alcon, are now available in extended parameters, including -2.25 D cylinder, around-the-clock axes in core parameters and expanded high-minus sphere powers. 

→ Glaucoma Module Premium Edition, from Heidelberg Engineering, is a report available via a software update within the Spectralis OCT. The report highlights essential diagnostic information, accentuating the importance of high-resolution OCT B-scans and the unique anatomy of each eye.

All information provided courtesy of the respective company.